Courses Catalogue

Introducing Law

COURSE CODE: LB1101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 5
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Law (LL.B)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Law
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE     

  • This course introduces the student to ideologies of law and philosophical underpinnings of the law.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Analyze law as a course and the dynamics of the legal profession.

Discuss the skills in handling legal tools.

  1. Discuss the evolution of the legal profession –from the Roman society, Europe, England to Africa and particularly East Africa. 
  2. Explain the classification and divisions of Laws applicable in Uganda.