Courses Catalogue

Law Of Real Property

COURSE CODE: LD1109
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 5
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Law
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Law
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

  •   The course will introduce the student to the historical fundaments of the law of real property as opposed to the law of chattels.  It will also give a student an insight of how medieval English land law influenced statutory land law in East Africa.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Explain the historical origins of the English law of real property and its introduction into the colonies.
  • Explore the dynamics of customary land law in Uganda and its evolution to date.
  • Explore the evolution of statutory law of real property and its evolution during and after colonialism.