Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

School

Law School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2L(5T/sem)

Incompatible

LAWS7189 or 7389

Prerequisite

All Level 1 & 2 LAWS courses

Restricted

LLB(Hons)(#64), LLB(Hons)(#48), LLB, LLB (Graduate Entry), LLB(Hons) duals and LLB dual programs.

Course coordinator

A/Prof A. Black

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

An introduction to the history and scope of Islamic law and the legal system including an examination of comparative issues relating to Islamic and western secular legal and constitutional thought. Topics include: pre-Islamic background; features of the Islamic legal system; sources, the theoretical and practical application of Islamic law; comparative issues and Islamic criminal law and procedure.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2015 (TP1) St Lucia Intensive Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile