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Master of Private LawBack

  • Mission and Learning Outcomes

    Preface:

    ADU offers two programs in “Master of Law”; Public and Private. The two years program offers an advanced level of knowledge and experience, and creates great opportunities to those who would like to pursue their legal studies, broaden their intellectual acquaintance, and enjoy a successful career.

    Why Study Law?

    Studying Master in Law help students gain fresh and advanced knowledge, gain confidence within your area of expertise. It strengthen student’s understanding of the role of law in the society, it raises student’s appreciation for politics, governmental institutions and leadership, and develops student’s critical thinking by raising important questions about changes and reforms. A law degree opens doors for students to work in law firms, to work as politicians, as society reformers, as researchers, as writers, or even as program or news presenters.

    Program Mission:

    The law program mission is to keep up with events, legal developments, modern legislation, and the current legal disputes, which require a high degree of legal professional students who are able to cope with national and international requirements which is of concern to the United Arab Emirates and the Gulf States and the world. The program uses scientific and practical ways that enable the student to be ready for the job market and to supply the local and regional community in various areas of law.

    Program Objectives:

    • Develop students’ legal scientific understanding of diverse legal topics.
    • Provide and promote the practical and professional aspect of the theoretical legal sciences to students.
    • Improve the intellectual abilities and skills of students.
    • Provide students with the essential skills to conduct scientific research adopting sound scientific methodologies.
    • Instill the spirit of lifetime learning in students.
    • Provide students with competitive skills in the job market to improve the efficiency of their institutional performance.
    • Equip students with the ideal values that a lawman should adhere to and communicate through Arabic and Islamic values.
  • Admission Requirments

    In order to be admitted, the candidate should have:

    • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 at the bachelors
    • Must hold a BA in Law or BA in Law and Sharia (or equivalent)
    • IELTS 4.5 or TOEFL 450 (program in Arabic)
  • Degree Requirements

    Program students must achieve 33 credit hours to graduate, comprised of 24 credit hours (8 courses) for taught courses and 9 credit hours for the thesis.

    Requirements Credit Hours
    Major requirement 18
    Major Electives 6
    Thesis 9
    Total 33
  • Study Plan

    Study Plan: Master of Private Law

    First Year
    First Semester Second Semester
    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS
    LAJT505 Jurisprudence of Transactions 3 LACO502 Commercial Law 3
    LACI501 Civil Transaction Law 3 - Elective Course 3
    LARM506 Legal Research Methodology 3 LAIS503 International Private Law 3

     

    Second Year
    First Semester Second Semester
    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDIT HOURS
    LACP504 Civil Procedure Law 3 LADI590 Thesis 9
    - Elective Course 3 - - -

     

    Elective courses
    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
    LAIP507 Intellectual Property Law (English)
    LACA508 Civil and International Commercial Arbitration
    LACL509 Consumer Protection Law
    LAIT514 International Trade Contracts
    LAIA516 Investment Agreements Law

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Think Science Fair 2017 Apr 18, 2017 to Apr 20, 2017

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