School of Law

Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

Course over view


The course of study of the Bachelor of Laws degree shall be completed in a period of:
(i) Four (4) years for Full-Time ,Part-Time and Long Distance Students.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirement: Five (5) “O” level credits or better which must include English Language and Mathematics.

Course Structure

First Year
First Semester
  1. BBA140 Business Environment
  2. L100 Legal Process
  3. L110 Criminal Law
  4. L120 Law of Contract
  5. L130 Constitutional Law
Second Semester
  1. L140 Law of Torts
  2. L150 Land Law
  3. L160 Administrative Law
  4. L170 Family Law and Succession
Second Year
First Semester
  1. L200 Commercial Law
  2. L210 Insurance Law
  3. L220 Human Rights Law
  4. L230 Employment Law
Second Semester
  1. L240 Legal Writing, Mooting and Advocacy Skills
  2. L250 Local Government Law
  3. L260 Law of Evidence
  4. L270 Media law
  5. L290 Refugee and Immigration Law
Third Year
First Semester
  1. L300 Company Law
  2. L310 Insolvency Law
  3. L320 Environmental Law
  4. L330 International Law
Second Semester
  1. L340 Intellectual Property law
  2. L350 International Trade and Economic Law
  3. L360 Tax Law
  4. L370 Investment Law
Fourth Year
First Semester
  1. D400 Dissertation
  2. L410 Banking Law and Practice
  3. L420 Alternative Dispute Resolution
  4. L430 Capital Markets and Securities Law
  5. L440 Civil and Criminal Procedure
Second Semester
  1. D400 Dissertation
  2. L450 Jurisprudence and Legal Theory
  3. L460 Competition Law
  4. L470 Information Technology Law
  5. L480 Pension and Social Security Law