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Comparative Law

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2019

About the course

The course introduces some of the dominant legal systems of the world and analyses their historical development, as well as the basic contrasts between them, examining such questions as what is law, what are relevant legal sources and what is the role of different legal institutions. The course also includes comparing specific substantive and procedural topics, for example contracts, sales, family law, as well as civil and criminal procedural law.

Application and eligibility

Comparative Law, 7.5 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2019 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 2 September 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 28 October 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

General qualifications for university studies.

Selection

Results – National university aptitude test – Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F2501

Application

Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se. Application deadline is 15 January 2019.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK11,625

Total fee

SEK11,625

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