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Bachelor of Laws (LL.B)

SYNOPSIS AND CODING OF LL. B COURSES

YEAR I: SEMESTER ONE (all courses are core)

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH CU
LAW 1106 Introducing Law* 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1107 Development Studies 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1108 Fundamentals of Criminal Law 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1109 Law of Contracts I* 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1110 Principles of Constitutional Law I* 45 30 Nil 60 4

 

YEAR I: SEMESTER TWO [All Courses are core]

 

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH CU
LAW 1206 Legal Methods 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1207 Administrative Law I 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1208 Criminal Liability 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1209 Law of Contracts II 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 1210 Principles of Constitutional Law II 45 30 Nil 60 4

 

YEAR II: SEMESTER ONE [All Courses are core]

 

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH CU
LAW 2106 Nature and History of Torts 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2107 Administrative Law II 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2108 Equity and Trusts 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2109 Law of Evidence I 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2110 Foundations of Land Law 45 30 Nil 60 4

 

YEAR II: SEMESTER TWO [All Courses are core]

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH CU
LAW 2207 Negligence, Strict Liability and Procedure in Torts 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2208 Social Research Methods 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2209 Family Law I 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2210 Law of Evidence II 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 2211 Land Transactions 45 30 Nil 60 4

 

 

YEAR III: SEMESTER ONE [Three Cores, Two Electives]

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH CU
LAW 3108 Jurisprudence I (core)* 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 3109 Family Law II (core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 3110 Law of Sale of Goods and Hire Purchase (core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 3111 Conflict of Laws (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 3112 Principles of International Law I* (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 3113 Banking and Negotiable Instruments (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 3114 International and Regional Human Rights (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4

 

 

YEAR III: SEMESTER TWO [Three Cores, Two Electives]

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH CU
3209 Jurisprudence II (core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
3210 Criminal Procedure (core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
3211 Law of Business Associations I (core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
3212 Environmental Law and Policy (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
3213 Principles of International Law II (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
3214 Human Rights in the Domestic Perspective (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
3215 Consumer Law and Protection (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4

 

 

YEAR III : RECESS TERM (Core)

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH CU
LAW 3301 Field Attachment NIL NIL 300 75 5

 

YEAR IV: SEMESTER ONE [One Core, Four Electives]

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH

CU

LAW 4110 Civil Procedure I (core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4111 Clinical Legal Education (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4112 Law of Business Associations II (Core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4113 Revenue Law and Taxation I (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4114 International Trade and Business (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4115 Health and the Law I (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4116 Intellectual Property Law I (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4117 Labour Law I (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
LAW 4118 Insurance Law (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4

 

YEAR IV: SEMESTER TWO [One Core, Four Electives]

Course Code Title LH TH PH CH

CU

4212 Civil Procedure II (core) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4213 Research Paper (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4214 Estate Planning (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4215 Revenue Law and Taxation II (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4216 Gender and the Law (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4217 Criminology and Penology (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4218 Hire Purchase and Bankruptcy (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4219 Computers and the Law (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4220 Intellectual Property Law II (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4221 Labour Law II (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4
4222 Health and the Law II (Elective) 45 30 Nil 60 4

Key
LH = Lecture Hours
TH = Tutorial Hours
P = Practicals
CH = Course Hours
CU = Course Units

* Pre-requisite Courses are marked with an asterisk. A pre-requisite is a condition (either course or classification) which has to be satisfied prior to enrolling for a similar higher level course.