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Master of Commercial Law (Coursework)

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Benefits
A candidate for the \Master of Commercial Law is required to demonstrate ability to carry out under guidance, research of high quality and to relate the research to the broader legal framework. At the end of the course, the candidate should demonstrate ability to present well written work and demonstrate competence in the chosen field of law.
Career Opportunity

Career options in a variety of organizations such as :

a) a private law firm
b) a bar association
c) a law school
d) a legal clinic

Candidate might also pursue one of these law-related careers :

a) in communications
b) in computer and technology law
c) consulting with a law firm
d) in education
e) in law enforcement
f) in politics
g) in banking and financial services

 
Course Structure

PROGRAME CODE    : LQB
MODE OF STUDY      : COURSEWORK
TOTAL CREDIT          : 44 CREDITS

 Core Courses

LQX7001 – Research Methodology

3 credits

LQX7002 – Malaysian Legal System *

4 credits

LQB7001 – Research Project

9 credits

LQB7002 – Law and Economics

4 credits

(Note : *  - Compulsory for foreign graduates.)


Elective Courses

  • 7 Elective Courses for local graduates
  • 6 Elective Courses for foreign graduates

LQA7009 – Alternative Dispute Resolution

4 credits

LQA7013 – Media Law

4 credits

LQB7003 – Corporate Governance in Malaysia

4 credits

LQB7004 – Comparative Corporate Governance

4 credits

LQA7015 – Information and Communications Technology Law

4 credits

LQB7005 – Arbitration Law

4 credits

LQB7006 – Construction Law

4 credits

LQB7007 – Copyright Law

4 credits

LQB7008 – Remedies

4 credits

LQB7009 – Marine Insurance: Law and Practice

4 credits

LQB7010 – Civil Litigation

4 credits

LQB7011 – The Law of Trade Marks

4 credits

LQB7012 – Advanced Banking Law

4 credits

LQB7013 – Islamic Finance Law And Shariah Governance

4 credits

LQB7014 – International Business Transaction Law

4 credits

LQB7015 – Introduction to Competition Law

4 credits

LQB7016 – International Trade Law : Selected Issues

4 credits

LQA7016 – Communications and Multimedia Regulation in Malaysia

4 credits

LQB7017 – ASEAN Economic Community Law

4 credits

LQB7018 – Carriage of Goods by Sea

4 credits

Language Requirement

Bahasa Malaysia Requirement for Malaysian

Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

Bahasa Malaysia Requirement for Non-Malaysian

Required to attend at a satisfactory level and pass a course in Bahasa Malaysia conducted by the University before being conferred the Degree

English Language Requirement for Non-Malaysian

TOEFL – score 550; or

IELTS (Academic) – band 6.00; or

Pass English Language course offered by University of Malaya (UMCCed) ; or

Who possesses a degree or degrees from a university or an institution of higher education where the medium of instruction is in English language.

(Applicants with a Bachelor of Laws degree with CGPA below 2.50 will not be considered for admission.)

 
Entry Requirement

Applicants for the LLM programmes at the University of Malaya must satisfy the following requirements:

(a) A Bachelor of Laws with honours degree with CGPA of 3.0 and above or its equivalent;or

(b) A Bachelor of Laws with honours degree with CGPA from 2.70 to 2.99 or its equivalent and one (1) of the following criteria:

i) relevant work experience;

ii) publication in the relevant field;

iii) applicant is a scholarship holder;

iv) applicant is a University of Malaya graduate.

(c) A Bachelor of Laws with honours degree with CGPA from 2.50 to 2.69 and two (2) of the following criteria:

i) relevant work experience;

ii) publication in the relevant field;

iii) applicant is a scholarship holder;

iv) applicant is a University of Malaya graduate.

Intake Schedule
September 2017 and February 2018
Apply Now until 31 May 2017

Fees
Kindly refer Fees Structure
Last Update: September 25, 2017

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