COURSES IN THE LL.B DEGREE PROGRAMME

The current syllabus of the LL.B Degree Programme contains 17 courses (subjects) with core and elective (optional) courses. The optional / elective courses are available in Level 06 only. The courses (subjects) taught at different levels are given below.

LevelCourse CodeCourse Name
Level 03 LLU3901  /  LWU1201 Constitutional Law I
LLU3502  /  LWU1202 Principles of Equity
LLU3703  /  LWU1411 Introduction to the Laws of Sri Lanka
LLU3904  /  LWU1412 Legal Method
Level 04 LLU4805  /  LWU2311 Law of Contract
LLU4806  /  LWU2312 Criminal Law
LLU4707  /  LWU2313 Family Law
LLU4708  /  LWU2314 Constitutional Law II
Level 05 LLU5709  /  LWU3311 Administrative Law
LLU5810  /  LWU3312 Land Law
LLU5811  /  LWU3314 Environmental Law
LLU5712  /  LWU3315 Public International Law
LLU5019 Research Methodology (Non credit course)
Level 06 LLU6813  /  LWU4321 Jurisprudence
LLU6814  /  LWU4326 Law of Delict
LLU6715  /  LWU4323 Labour Law
LLU6716  /  LWU4324 Commercial Law
LLU6717  /  LWU4325 International Human Rights Law

 

COURSES IN THE MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M) IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION

The LL.M in Criminal Justice Administration Programme is of two academic year duration. There will be course work worth 30 credits offered during each year. The subjects (courses) being offered in the programme are as follows.

Year Course Code Course Name

01st Year

LLPA301 /LWP2101 Penology I (Penal Theory)
LLPA302/ LWP2102 Penology II (Corrections)
LLPA303/ LWP2103 Criminology
LLPA504/ LWP2204 Law of Evidence
LLPA605/ LWP2305 Criminal Procedure
LLPA306/LWP2106 Criminal Investigation I
LLPA306/LWP2106 Criminal Investigation I Forensic Toxicology
EQD
DNA
LLPA307/ LWP2107 Criminal Investigation II
LLPA408/ LWP2208 Medical Science in Criminal Investigation
LLPA409 /LWP2209 Human Rights Relating to Criminal Justice Administration

02nd Year

LLPA409 /LWP2209 Human Rights Relating to Criminal Justice Administration
LLPA410 /LWP2210 International Criminal Law
LLPA411 /LWP2211 International Humanitarian Law
LLPA312* Research Methodology
LLPA409 /LWP2209* Human Rights Relating to Criminal Justice Administration

* If a student wishes to exit from the programmeshe/he may do so after completing all subjects except LLPA312 and LLPA409 /LWP2209, with a Postgraduate Diploma in Criminal Justice Administration (PgDip).