This course entry applies to students commencing this course in 2017. Unit/module codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
Course code 3676
Credit points 255
Abbreviated title LLB
Managing School Business and Economics
Admission and fees https://www.msa.ac.za/Course/3676/
2 years FT Students at Monash South Africa will receive credit and complete this course in 2 years full-time or 4 years part-time. Students have a maximum of four years to complete this course. Students not meeting the entry requirements in terms of the specified law subjects can enrol for non-degree purposes to complete these subjects, prior to enrolling for the LLB qualification.
On-campus (South Africa)
Bachelor of Laws
This newly designed qualification, recently added to our programme offering, is aligned to industry, with well-defined priorities to guarantee relevance while addressing the needs of society. This advanced Level 8 degree aims to provide students with a deeper understanding of the nature and function of, and the ability to apply the law in the regulation of commercial activity. The LLB is led by the latest industry discoveries and trends, which prepare you for the world of work. Graduates of this programme are capable of completing tasks and addressing problems that, while well defined, have a measure of complexity. The programme will cultivate the desire to uphold the values of the Constitution and to protect South Africa’s constitutional democracy by playing an active part in society and legal governance.
This qualification aims to equip with the knowledge base, theory and general rules of law. Graduates of this qualification will also hold in high regard their duty to contribute meaningfully to the development of the local and global society and economy. An LLB should be completed after the BCom Law should you wish to qualify as an attorney or advocate.
Successful graduates, upon completion of the Bachelor of Laws degree, obtain a 255 credits degree. The advanced Bachelor of Laws follows on a first undergraduate degree with sufficient law-related credits and its aim is to produce competent, skilled and dynamic legal graduates, equipped with a firm knowledge and understanding of the relevant legal principles.
Upon successful completion of this programme:
The Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree comprises 19 units. The pre-requisite for entry into this degree is completion of a bachelor degree at NQF Level 7, including the following subjects:
A Level 7 qualification, and students must have successfully completed the following law subjects in their undergraduate degree:
* Students not meeting the above minimum requirements in terms of law subjects can enrol for these subjects at Monash South Africa for non-degree purposes, prior to commencement of the LLB qualification.
The LLB is normally completed by full-time students over a period of two years. The following units/modules constitute the programme.
A choice of 3 electives can be chosen from the list below:
The Bachelor of Laws (LLB) may enable graduates to articulate to a Master’s Degree, including a LLM qualification and any appropriate postgraduate diplomas.