Bachelor of Law

  • Type : Undergraduate
  • Credit Hours : 129hrs
  • Language : Arabic
  • Campuses : Al Ain & Abu Dhabi

Overview

Overview

The Bachelor of Law program received initial accreditation from the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in 2007, full accreditation in 2013 and an international accreditation in 2015.

The program consists of General University requirements courses (33 credits), Compulsory College requirements (15 credits), Compulsory Specialization Courses (72 credits) and Elective courses (9 credits). Arabic is the language of instruction with few exceptions.

 

Vision 

Qualify national cadres to develop legal and judicial functions efficiently and work in various legal fields.

 

Mission

To spread legal knowledge and consolidate of the innovative research base.

 

Learning Outcomes 

  • Know the fundamental principles of the various branches of law.
  • Interpret national laws by implementing the general principles.
  • Analyze legislative texts and judicial decisions to evaluate their effectiveness in handling communal problems and situations.
  • Effectively implement the theoretical legal knowledge in practical cases and social problems.
  • Prepare legal memoranda and research dealing with social situations.
  • Apply the professional ethical standards in the legal discipline.

 

Job Opportunities 

  • Practicing legal functions in government departments, and private companies.
  • Practice law in various fields such as consulting offices
  • Legal Researcher
  • Counsel
  • Work in judicial positions

Admission Requirements

  • UAE Secondary School Certificate (Science Or Arts) or its equivalent approved by the UAE Ministry of Education, with a minimum average of 60%, or Technical Certificate with a minimum average of 65% approved by the Ministry of Education.

Graduation Requirements

To obtain a “Bachelor of Law”, a student must successfully complete 129 credit hours with a minimum GPA 2 out of 4.

Study Plan

Course No Course Title CR.H. Prerequisite
First: General University Education (33) CR.H.
(1) Compulsory Courses (27) CR.H.
0102120 Computer Skills 3  
0201111A Science and Life 3  
0401120 English (1) 3  
0401121 English (2) 3 0401120
0405100 Arabic Language 3  
0406110 Islamic Culture 3  
0408100A Introduction to Psychology 3  
0501170A Fund. of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 3  
0508203A Scientific Research Methodology 3  
(2) Elective Courses (6) CR.H.
The student is required to choose Only One course from each of the following groups:
(a) Society and Civilization (3) CR.H.
0407224A Ethical Awareness 3  
0407252 Arab Society 3  
0407298 Arabs and Muslims’ Contributions to Arts & Science 3  
0407392A Environmental Awareness    
0408101A Physical Education & Health 3  
(b) Managerial Skills (3) CR.H.
0407111A Thinking Skills 3  
0407251A Self-Assessment 3  
0501100A Introduction to Time Management 3  
0501150A Leadership and Teamwork 3  
Second: Compulsory College Requirements (15) CR.H.
0301240 History and Sources of Islamic legislations 3  
0301120 Introduction to Law 3  
0302200 Constitutional Law 3  
0302220 Principles of Administrative Law 3 0302200
0509100 Principles of Economics 3  
(1) Compulsory Courses (72) CR.H
0301121 Voluntary Sources of Obligation 3 0301120
0301122 Non Voluntary Sources of Obligation and Proof 3 0301121
0301220 Labor Law and Social Legislations 3 0301122
0301221 Provisions of Obligation 3 0301122
0301222 Nominated Contracts 3 0301221
0301230 Principles of Commercial Law 3 0301120
0301241 Muslim Personal Status 3 0301240
0301250 Law of Civil Procedure 3 0301122
0301320 Real Original and Subsidiary Rights 3 0301222
0301321 Private International Law 3 0301221
0301330 Law of Commercial Companies and Bankruptcy 3 0301230
0301340 Jurisprudence of Inheritance, Wills and Islamic Waqf 3 0301241
0301350 Forced Execution 2 0301250
0301430 Maritime Law 3 0301330
0301431 Law of Commercial Papers and Banking Operations 3 0301330
0301440 Fundamental Principles of Fiqh 3 0301241
0302210 General Criminal Law 3 0301120
0302211 Private Penal Law 1 2 0302210
0302212 Private Penal Law 2 3 0302211
0302310 Criminal Procedure 3 0302212
0302320 Public Finance and Economic Legislations 3 0509100
0302330 Public International Law- in English 3 0401121 & 0301120
0303200 Legal Terminology in English 3 0401121 & 0301120
0303490 Practicum 3 0302310 & 0301250
0303491 Graduation Research 2 More than 100 CR.H.
(2) Elective Courses (9) CR.H.
0301242 Islamic Judicial System 3 0301240
0301322 Intellectual Property rights 3 0301230
0301432 The Legal Aspects of Electronic Commerce 3 0301230
0301433 Free Trade and Consumer Protection Law 3 0301230
0301450 Arbitration 3 0301250
0302201 Human Rights Law 3  
0302410 Criminology and the Science of Punishment 3  
0302411 Special Criminal Legislations 3 0302210
0302420 Protection of the Environment Law 3 0302220
0302430 International Organizations 3  

Guidance Plan

Course Description

Contact Us

College of Law

Al Ain University of Science and Technology 

P.O.Box: 64141
Al Ain - UAE

Phone No: +971 3 7024888
Fax No: +971 3 7024777

E-mail: law@aau.ac.ae

Website: law.aau.ac.ae