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COURSE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE FULL TIME LL.B.
Every student in his first year is required to read Foundation courses unless exempted from so doing under the terms of Faculty Regulations (see Examination and Regulations). Every first year student is required by the University to read such Foundation courses as may be prescribed by the Faculty of Law.

ACADEMIC PROGRAMME
Courses may be taught in a semester other than as indicated below.
PART I (YEAR ONE)
Semester 1
LAW1010 – Law & Legal Systems
 LAW1110 – Criminal Law I
 LAW1231 – Legal Methods, Research & Writing
 
 
 
Three foundation Courses
FOUN 1101 - Caribbean Civilisation
 FOUN 1210 - Science, Medicine & Technology in Society
FOUN 1002 - Language Argument
 
Semester 2
LAW1020 – Constitutional Law
LAW1120 – Criminal Law II
LAW1232 – Legal Methods, Research & Writing II
LAW1410 – Law of Contract I
LAW1310 – Law of Torts I
 

PART II (YEAR TWO)
Semester 1
LAW2010 – Law of Torts II
 LAW2110 – Law of Contract II
 LAW2210 – Real Property I
LAW2310 – Public International Law I
LAW2510 – Jurisprudence
 
 
Semester 2
LAW2220 – Real Property II
LAW2320 – Public International Law II
LAW2910 – Commonwealth Caribbean Human Rights Law
LAW2710 – Administrative Law
LAW2810 – Equitable Remedies
 

PART III (YEAR THREE)
Five Courses each Semester chosen from the following list of Optional Courses if they have not already been chosen in Year Two above. It should be noted that all of the courses may not be available in an academic year.
 
 
LAW3020 – Employment Law LAW3110 – Company Law
LAW3140 – Law of Corporate Insolvency LAW3170 – Law of Trusts
LAW3210 – Family Law I (Husband & Wife) LAW3280 – International Mooting
LAW3290 – Independent Research Paper LAW3400 – Insurance Law
LAW3460 – International Environmental Law LAW3550 – General Principles of Private International Law
LAW3760 – Intellectual Property LAW3840 – Alternative Dispute Resolution
LAW3360 – Caribbean Energy & Gas Law LAW3630 – Caribbean Integration Law
LAW3120 – Law of Corporate Management
 
LAW3130 – Law of Corporate Finance LAW3150 – Revenue Law
LAW3220 – Family Law II (Law Relating to Children) LAW3280 – International Mooting
LAW3290 – Independent Research Paper LAW3180 – Administration of Trusts & Estates
LAW3450 – Caribbean Environmental Law LAW3330 – International Trade Law
LAW3340 – European Union Law LAW3650 – Competition Law
LAW3640 – Offshore Law LAW3840 – Alternative Dispute Resolution
LAW3765 – Law, Technology & The Internet LAW3890 – Introduction to Legislative Drafting
LAW3740 – Comparative Law LAW3260 - Gender and the Law in the Commonwealth Caribbean
LAW3720 – International Law of Human Rights LAW3030 – Discrimination in Employment Law
 
Students in Part III may select up to two one-Semester Courses done in a Faculty other than the Faculty of Law approved by the Dean of the Faculty of Law. These courses are usually chosen from the array offered in the faculties of Social Sciences or Humanities and Education
 


 
COURSE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE PART TIME LL.B.
Every student in his first year is required to read Foundation courses unless exempted from so doing under the terms of Faculty Regulations (see Examination and Regulations). Every first year student is required by the University to read such Foundation courses as may be prescribed by the Faculty of Law.

ACADEMIC PROGRAMME
Courses may be taught in a semester other than as indicated below.
 
PART I (YEAR ONE)
Semester I
LAW1010                Commonwealth Caribbean Law and Legal Systems
LAW1110                Criminal Law I
LAW1231                Legal Methods, Research and Writing
 
Semester II
LAW1120                Criminal Law II
LAW1232                Legal Methods, Research and Writing (continued)
LAW1310                Law of Torts I
 
Semester III /Summer*
FOUN 1002 Language Argument
FOUN 1101 Caribbean Civilisation
FOUN 1210 Science, Medicine and Technology in the Commonwealth Caribbean
 
PART II (YEAR TWO)
Semester I
LAW2010                Law of Torts II
LAW 2210               Real Property I
LAW2310                Public International Law I
 
Semester II
LAW1410                Law of Contract I
LAW1020                Constitutional Law
LAW2220                Real Property II
 
PART III (YEAR THREE)
Semester I
LAW2110                Law of Contract II
LAW2510                Jurisprudence
One (1) Optional Course
 
Semester II
LAW2420                Public International Law II
LAW2810                Equitable Remedies
LAW 2910               Commonwealth Caribbean Human Rights Law
 
 
PART IV (YEAR FOUR)
Semester I
Three (3) Optional Courses
 
Semester II
LAW2710                Administrative Law
One (1) Optional Course
 
 
PART V (YEAR FIVE)
Semester I
Three (3) Optional Courses
 
Semester II
Two (2) Optional Courses
 

PARTS III, IV AND V (YEARS THREE TO FIVE)
Please note that the List of Optional Courses comprises such of the following courses as are offered in the relevant Semester, including not more than two one-semester courses offered in a Faculty other than the Faculty of Law and approved by the Dean of the Faculty of Law. It should be noted that all of the courses may not be available in an academic year.
 
 
LAW3020 – Employment Law LAW3110 – Company Law
LAW3140 – Law of Corporate Insolvency LAW3170 – Law of Trusts
LAW3210 – Family Law I (Husband & Wife) LAW3280 – International Mooting
LAW3290 – Independent Research Paper LAW3400 – Insurance Law
LAW3460 – International Environmental Law LAW3550 – General Principles of Private International Law
LAW3760 – Intellectual Property LAW3840 – Alternative Dispute Resolution
LAW3360 – Caribbean Energy & Gas Law LAW3630 – Caribbean Integration Law
LAW3120 – Law of Corporate Management  
 
LAW3130 – Law of Corporate Finance LAW3150 – Revenue Law
LAW3220 – Family Law II (Law Relating to Children) LAW3280 – International Mooting
LAW3290 – Independent Research Paper LAW3180 – Administration of Trusts & Estates
LAW3450 – Caribbean Environmental Law LAW3330 – International Trade Law
LAW3340 – European Union Law LAW3650 – Competition Law
LAW3640 – Offshore Law LAW3840 – Alternative Dispute Resolution
LAW3765 – Law, Technology & The Internet LAW3890 – Introduction to Legislative Drafting
LAW3740 – Comparative Law LAW3260 - Gender and the Law in the Commonwealth Caribbean
LAW3720 – International Law of Human Rights LAW3030 – Discrimination in Employment Law
 
Faculty of Law
Tel.: (246) 417-4224    Fax: (246) 424-1788   Email: lawdean@cavehill.uwi.edu