Courses Catalogue

Administrative Law

COURSE CODE: LB1202
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 5
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Law (LL.B)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Law
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

  • This course highlights the administrative authorities and their various structures within the executive arm of government.  This course intends to train the student in administrative powers and delegated           powers and how both are supposed to be exercised.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  1. Explain the basic nature of administrative law.
  2. Explore the basics of the civil service system and local government/authorities.
  3. Analyze the skills to decipher the constitutional framework for administrative law and sources of administrative powers.
  4. Explain the requisite administrative powers of the executive arm of government.
  5. Explain the modalities of the exercise of administrative powers and quasi- judicial powers within the realm of natural justice.
  6. Analyze various sources of power for the executive arm of government to make delegated legislation.