Programs and Syllabus

Programs and Syllabus

PROGRAM OBJECTIVE:

The Department of Law at Manarat International University (MIU) started its journey in 2009. It offers the Bachelor of Laws (LL.B. 4 year Honours) degree. With a view to creating good judges, legal experts, good administrators and conscious citizens of tomorrow, the Department has been working relentlessly. From its very inception, the Department took different initiatives to unveil the hidden potential of learners. The four year Bachelors degree of Law is designed to prepare the students to acquire legal knowledge and gather the ability to apply that knowledge in the legal field. All throughout, the program focuses on broadening the student’s understanding of law and building their capacity and skill for the competitive world of the future. This will render an opportunity to serve humanity by working against injustice.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:
The Bachelor of Law curriculum primarily involves the study of a number of core courses, which every law student should know to become Judges and Lawyers in the future. The courses are designed to prepare students to build their careers in the legal field. The program includes theoretical and practical courses. The syllabus of the Bar Council and the Judicial Service Commission are included in different courses. To have practical experience of Court procedure, regular Court visits are conducted under the practical course "Moot Court and Trial". This undergraduate curriculum is also designed in such a way that after graduation, the graduates will have a reasonable amount of general idea about humanities subjects and they will obtain good communication skill in English as well. The curriculum includes a good number of university required courses known as General Education Courses (GED). Areas of the GED courses include Linguistics (English and Arabic), Liberal Arts and Islamic Studies. This institution provides all the facilities necessary for development of the students as academically sound, morally excellent and full-fledged human beings.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS:
To obtain the Bachelor of Arts degree from the Department of Law, each student is required to successfully complete a minimum of 111 credits. In addition to minimum 111 credits, students may also take extra courses from the elective courses for wider specialization. The distribution of the credits are given below:

8 GED Courses
24 credits
35 Law Courses
111 credits
Total
135 credits
The distribution of credits and contact hours of courses of Bachelor of Law program in the Department of Law are as follows:

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (GED):

Sl No.
Course Code
Course Title
Contact Hours/ Week
Credits
1GED111
Fundamentals of English
33
2GED122
Basic Concept of Islam
33
3GED213
Composition and communication Skills
33
4GED224
Bangladesh Studies
33
5GED235
Life of Teachings of Prophet Muhammad (SM)
33
6GED316
Quranic Language
33
7GED327
Quran, Science & Humanity
33
8GED338
Environmental Studies
33
Optional for Non Muslim Students
GEA122
History of Bengal
33
Optional for Non Muslim Students
GEA316
Comparative Social System
33
Optional for Non Muslim Students
GEA327
Peace and Conflict Studies
33


Total 8 Courses
2424
CORE COURSES OF LAW:

Sl No.
Course Code
Course Title
Contact Hours/ Week
Credits
1LAW 111
LEGAL HISTORY OF INDIAN SUB-CONTINENT
2 + 1
3
2LAW 112
INTERPRETATION OF LAWS
2 + 1
3
3LAW 113
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW OF BANGLADESH
2 + 2
4
4LAW 115
JURISPRUDENCE
2 + 2
4
5LAW 119
LEGAL SYSTEMS AND INSTITUTIONS
2 + 1
3
6LAW 120
PERSONAL LAWS OF HINDUS, BUDHISTS, CHRISTIANS & ETHNIC COMMUNITIES
2 + 1
3
7LAW 121
MUSLIM LAW
2+1
3
8LAW 122
EQUITY AND TRUST, SPECIFIC RELIEF AND PUBLIC DEMANDS RECOVERY
2+1
3
9LAW 222
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW OF THE UK AND USA
2+1
3
10LAW 223
LAW OF CONTRACT
2+1
3
11LAW 228
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE – I
2 + 1
3
12LAW 231
LAW OF SUCCESSION AND STATUTORY FAMILY LAWS
2 + 1
3
13LAW 232
CRIMINOLOGY AND PENOLOGY
2 + 1
3
14LAW 233
LAW OF TORTS AND CONSUMER PROTECTION
2 + 1
3
15LAW 234
CRIMINAL LAWS - I
2+1
3
16LAW 235
CRIMINAL LAWS - II
2+1
3
17LAW 236
LAW OF TRANSFER OF PROPERTY AND REGISTRATION
2+1
3
18LAW 334
ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
2 +1
3
19LAW 335
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE - II
2+1
3
20LAW 342
LAND LAWS I
2+1
3
21LAW 343
TAXATION LAW
2+ 2
4
22LAW 346
EVIDENCE AND FORENSIC LAWS - I
2 + 1
3
23LAW 347
COMPANY, BANKING & SECURITIES LAW
2 + 1
3
24LAW 348
EVIDENCE AND FORENSIC LAWS - II
2 + 1
3
25LAW 349
LABOUR, EMPLOYMENT AND INDUSTRIAL LAW
2+1
3
26LAW 350
BUSINESS LAWS
2 + 2
4
27LAW 351
HUMAN RIGHTS LAW
2 + 1
3
28LAW 444
LAND LAWS - II
2 + 1
3
29LAW 451
CIVIL PROCEDURE – I
2 + 1
3
30LAW 452
CIVIL PROCEDURE – II
2 + 1
3
31LAW 453
CONVEYANCING AND DRAFTING
2 + 2
4
32LAW 455
MOOT COURT AND TRIAL
2 + 1
3
33LAW 456
CYBER AND MEDIA LAWS
2+1
3
34LAW 457
PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW
2 + 2
4
35LAW 499
VIVA VOCE AND RESEARCH MONOGRAPH
2+1
3


Total 35 Core Courses
111
111


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