• Degree: Bachelor
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Law & Political Science
  • Department: Faculty of Law

Program Description

The Bachelor of Law Degree consists of 138 Credit hours taken as follows: • Mandatory Courses: 114 Cr. • Faculty Elective Courses: 12 Cr. • General University Requirements: 12 Cr. divided into: *University Mandatory Courses:4 Cr. *University Elective Courses: 8 Cr.


Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
BLAW213 Public Liberties 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW215 Criminology and Penology 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW217 History of Private Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW219 Legal Terminology 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW223 Political Institution 2 2 Lec Major
BLAW225 History of Social Legal Institutions 2 2 Lec Major
BLAW227 Islamic Law I 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW229 International Organization 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW241 Introduction to the Anglo-American Law 2 2 Lec Fac. Elec.
BLAW243 Shari'a Goals 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
Second Semester
BLAW214 Principles of Islamic Governance 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW216 Legal Terminology in Foreign Language 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW218 Civil Society and Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW220 Legal Terminology in Foreign Language 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW222 Penal Law I 3 (3Lec.,2Tut.) Major
BLAW224 Constitutional Law 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW226 Legal Methodology 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW228 Citizen and Status of Foreigners 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW230 Principles of Political Economy 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW240 Roman Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW242 Women and Children Rights in Islamic Shari'a 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW244 Economic Policy 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
Third Semester
BLAW251 Penal Law II 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW253 Public International Law 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW255 Law of Civil Procedures I 3 (3Lec.,2Tut.) Major
BLAW257 Personal Status Law of Different Religions 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW261 Civil Law I 3 (3Lec.,2Tut.) Major
Fourth Semester
BLAW252 Public Finance 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW254 Islamic Law II 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW256 Law of Civil Procedures II 2 (2Lec.,2Tut.) Major
BLAW258 Law of Proof 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW260 Administrative Law II 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW262 Civil Law II 2 (2Lec.,2Tut.) Major
Fifth Semester
BLAW301 Criminal Law I 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW303 Commercial Law I 2 (2Lec.,2Tut.) Major
BLAW305 Labor and Social Security Law 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW307 Introduction to Intellectual Property Law 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW309 Administrative Judicature I 3 (3Lec.,2Tut.) Major
BLAW311 Civil Law I (special Contracts) 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW313 Consumer Protection Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW315 Legal Course in Foreign Language 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW317 International Economy 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW319 Special Courts 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW321 International Humanitarian Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW323 Organized Crime 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
Sixth Semester
BLAW302 Criminal Law II 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW304 Commercial Law II 2 (2Lec.,2Tut.) Major
BLAW308 Money and Banking 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW312 Civil Law II (Special Contracts) 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW314 Cyber Crimes 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW318 Media Legislation 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW320 Commercial Contracts 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW322 International Economic Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW324 Practical Aspects of Inheritance 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
Seventh Semester
BLAW405 Fundamentals of Islamic Doctrines 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW407 Private International Law I 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW409 Penal Procedural Law I 3 (3Lec.,2Tut.,2 Court) Major
BLAW411 Civil Law III 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW413 Trade Bills 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW415 International Companies 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW417 Transnational Transactions 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW419 Legal Profession 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW421 Constitutional Judicature 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW423 Environmental Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW425 Legal Ethics 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
Eighth Semester
BLAW402 Arbitration 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW404 Commercial Law III 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW406 Forced Execution 3 3 Lec. Major
BLAW408 Private International Law II 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW412 Civil Law IV 2 2 Lec. Major
BLAW414 Public Administration 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW416 Online Arbitration 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW418 Law of Transports 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW420 Sport Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW422 Electronic Transactions Law 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.
BLAW424 Economic Crimes 2 2 Lec. Fac. Elec.

University Requirements (UR)(CUR)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BLAW001 Human Rights 1 1 Lec. CUR
BLAW003 Introduction to Law 2 2 Lec. CUR
BLAW004 Principles of Commercial Law 2 2 Lec. CUR
BLAW005 Principles of Maritime Law 1 1 Lec. CUR
BLAW006 Principles of Labor Law 1 1 Lec. CUR
BLAW007 Law of Professional Practices 1 1 Lec. CUR
BLAW008 Intellectual Property Rights 1 1 Lec. CUR
BLAW009 Citizenship and Foreigners Status 1 1 Lec. CUR