Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course is Lecturer Eleni Katsampouka from Christ's College Cambridge
The course "Civil Rights and Liberties: Protecting Your Freedoms" offers a comprehensive exploration of the historical foundations, contemporary challenges, and global perspectives surrounding civil rights and individual liberties. Through an examination of key principles such as freedom of speech, equality, and privacy, students will develop a nuanced understanding of the legal frameworks and societal implications of these fundamental rights. Emphasizing the importance of advocacy, grassroots movements, and intersectionality, the course aims to foster a holistic perspective on the interconnected nature of various civil rights issues, including racial justice, gender equality, LGBTQ+ rights, and disability rights. By delving into topics such as international human rights law, digital rights, and environmental justice, the course encourages students to critically analyze the complexities of civil liberties in the modern age, equipping them with the necessary tools to protect and promote civil rights within their communities and beyond.
At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the educator indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.
Civil Rights and Liberties: Protecting Your Freedoms, by Eleni Katsampouka
Eleni Katsampouka is a Stipendiary Lecturer in private law at St Anne’s college. She teaches Tort Law, Contract Law and Roman Private Law. Her research focuses on the law of exemplary (or punitive) damages.
Eleni holds degrees from the University of Athens (LL.B. and LL.M. (both dist), University College London (LL.M., dist) and the University of Oxford (MPhil, dist).
She has previously served as Lecturer at the Queen’s and Keble colleges, Teaching Fellow in Law at UCL and co-convenor of the Oxford Obligations Discussion Group. She is also a qualified lawyer and has practised law in Brussels (European Commission – DG Competition and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton’s office).