Bachelor of Law degree

The Bachelor of Laws programme at the University of Africa is desired to meet the growing need for legally trained persons to work in the public and private sectors of the Zambian Economy. The Programme is also intended to equip students with legal knowledge that would enable them find placement both at home, the region and the world at Large.

The LLB will provide you with an education in the law that is distinguished by its rigour, depth and conceptual sophistication.

The duration of the LLB programme is four years.

PROGRAMME OUTLINE

 

COURSE

 

Year 1 Semester I

Legal Process

 

Criminal Law

 

Civil and Criminal Procedure

 

Constitutional Law

 

Year 1 Semester II

Law of Contract

 

Law of Tort

 

Commercial Law

 

Land Law

 
 

COURSE

 

Year 2 Semester I

Administrative Law

 

Labour Law

 

Family Law

 

Immigration Law

 

Year 2 Semester II

Business Association

 

Environmental Law

 

Consumer Protection Law

 

International Humanitarian Law

 
 

COURSE

 

Year 3 Semester I

Civil Liberties and Human Rights

 

Media Law

 

The Law of Corporate Governance

 

Information Technology and the Law

 

Year 3 Semester II

Law of Evidence

 

Company Law

 

Intellectual Property Law

 

International Law

 

Year 4 Semester II

Jurisprudence 

 

Legal Research I

 

Moot Court

 

Banking and Finance Law

 

Year 4 Semester II

Alternative Dispute Resolution

 

Legal Research I

 

Gender Law

 

Child Law

 

Bachelor in Criminal Justice (BCJ) degree

    Year 1

 

Introduction  to the Principles of Criminal Justice

 

Introduction to Criminal Justice Process

 

Sympodial Relations in Criminal Justice

 

Proactive Roles in Policing, Law and Corrections

 
   

Responsive Roles in Policing, Law and Corrections

 

Research Methodology

 

Business Communication

 

Computer and Information Technology

 
   

   Year 2 

 

Proactive Criminal Justice

 

Responsive Criminal Justice

 

Criminal Law

 

Criminal Procedural and Law of Evidence

 
   

Evidential Law

 

Criminal Justice Technology

 

Quantitative Methodological Principles in Criminal Justice

 

Optional Course

 
   

     Year 3 

 

Management of Criminal Justice System and Process

 

Quantitative Criminal Justice Principles

 

Constitutional and Criminal Justice

 

Optional Course

 
   

Administrative Law Principles

 

Relationship Issues in the Criminal  Justice

 

Qualitative Principles in Criminal Justice

 

Optional Course

 

Optional Courses

 Year  2

 

 Choose one of the following

 

Introduction to Criminology

 

Introduction to Public Administration

 
   

Year 3

 

Choose only one of the following during Semester 1

 

Principles of Private Security

 

Safety and Social Protection

 
   

Choose only one of the following during Semester 2

 

Violence in the Criminal Justice

 

Patrolling and Crime Prevention 

 

Investigation of Organised Crime

 

Stress amongst Officials in Criminal Justice

 

Bachelor in Social Work Practice & Development Studies degree

Year 1

 

Introduction to Sociology and Development 

 

Introduction to Social Psychology 

 

Business Communication

 

Introduction to Public Administration 

 

Introduction to Social Work 

 
   

Economics of Development

 

Social Work Ethics 

 

Behavioural Social Work Methods 

 

Management Ib

 

Human Rights 

 
   

 Year 2

 

Social Policy and Development

 

Principles and Practices of Youth Work

 

Social Development

 

Theories of Development

 

Organizational Behaviour

 
   

Politics and Local Governance

 

Strategic Management

 

Community Relations

 

NGOs and Development

 

Gender and Development

 
   

Year 3

 

Governance

 

Social Work Law Procedure & Evidenc

 

Community  Health & Development

 

Poverty Reduction Strategy 

 

Disaster Management 

 

Community and Rural Development

 
   

Counseling  Skills

 

Social Service Systems & Delivery 

 

Monitoring and Evaluation

 

Capstone Course Project

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