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DIPLOMA IN LAW - DURATION 2 YEARS


Entry Requirements

I) K.C.S.E. - Mean grade C and C+ in English
ii) Division III or higher in K.C.E. Or E.A.C.E
iii) Certificate in Legal Studies from any recognised institution.
iv) Proven wording experience in any legal office

Duration

The course takes 2 years divided into 6 semesters of 4 months each as follows:

Intake in January, May and September

Course structure
1st Term Modules

Introduction to Kenyan Law and Legal Systems Law of Contract
Business English and Communication Skills
Constitutional Law and Constitutional Making Process
Introduction to Information Systems

Certificate in Legal Studies

Duration - 1 year

2nd Term Units

Legal Research and Library Use
Law of Torts
Family Law and Successions
Criminal Law
Law of Banking
Legal Research and Library Use
Law of Torts
Family Law and Successions
Criminal Law
Law of Banking
Legal Research and Library Use
Law of Torts
Family Law and Successions
Criminal Law
Law of Banking

3rd Term Units

Land Law
Criminal Procedures
Legal Writing and Drafting
Principles and Practice of Management
Civil Procedures

4th Term

Conveyancing
Social and Professional Ethics
Element of Accounts
Law of Insurance
Law of Evidence

5th Term

Company Law
Commercial Law
Jurisprudence
Labour Laws - 2007
Gender and the Law

6th Term

Equity and Trust
Administrative Law and Processes
Human Rights Law of the Sea
Environment Law (International
Conventions of Environment)
Dissertation
Attachment/ Legal Work Experience
(LWE) (3 months)