Bachelor of Law

Bachelor of Law


Bachelor of Law

At SU Geneva, the three-year law degree program provide you with a balance of theory and practice. Through your studies, you will acquire an understanding of the key areas of law and will develop a broad range of knowledge, skills and values in areas such as legal research, problem solving and oral and written communication. Moreover, our course will help you understand and promote the ethical standards of the legal profession and appreciate international and indigenous perspectives. This program offers a top-flight education in the field of constitutional law, family law, Swiss and European institutions system, jurisprudence, administrative law, commercial law, banking law, immigration law & policy, international human rights law, conflict of laws, European Union law and managerial skills. Further, it enhances the students’ thinking, reasoning and expressive abilities within the legal and related contexts, leading to employment in the legal profession, law reform agencies, public service or other relevant areas.

Courses Description:

First Year

  • English Effective Writing I
  • English Effective Writing II
  • Public Speaking and Presentation Skills
  • History of Law I
  • Management I
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • History of Law II
  • Constitutional Law I
  • Principles of Economics – Micro
  • Principles of Economics – Macro
  • Constitutional Law II
  • Management II
  • Leadership Development
  • Constitutional Law III

Second Year

  • Legal English Skills I
  • Introduction to Islamic Law
  • Personal & Family Law I
  • Personal & Family Law II
  • Property Law
  • Law of Contracts
  • Criminal Law
  • Company Law I
  • Company Law II
  • Administrative Law I
  • Administrative Law II
  • Commercial Law I
  • Commercial Law II
  • Civil & Criminal Procedure
  • Labor Law

Third Year

  • Public International Law I
  • Public International Law II
  • Tax Law
  • International Arbitration Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Human Rights Law
  • Private International Law I
  • Private International Law II
  • Legal English Skills II
  • International Trade Law
  • Banking Law
  • Comparative Constitutional Law
  • International Organization Law
  • European Union Law & Institutions
  • Thesis or Internship

 

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