International Program in Law

LUMSA University

Program Description

International Program in Law

LUMSA University

In addition to the traditional 5-year Law Course, the School of Law offers to a selected group of Law students a degree with an international emphasis. Each year of study includes several subjects taught in English, modules taught by visiting professors, exams are held in English and the attending students are encouraged to write and discuss their thesis in the same language.

Program of studies:

Year COURSES ECTS** HOURS
1st YEAR Constitutional Law
Economics**
Institutions of Private Law
Institutions of Roman Law
Philosophy of Law**
Theology: Scriptures
15
9
12
12
15
3
120
60
90
90
120
40
2nd YEAR Canon Law**
Commercial Law
Comparative Constitutional Law**
European Union Law*
Medieval and Modern Legal History**
Theology: Dogmatics
9
15
9
9
9
3
60
120
60
60
60
40
3rd YEAR Criminal Law I
Labour Law
Law of Civil Procedure
Roman Law
Elective course***
9
15
15
9
6
80
120
120
60
40
4th YEAR Administrative Law I
Advanced Legal English I**
Civil Law
Criminal Law II
International Law**
Law of Criminal Procedure
Moral Theology
Elective course***
9

15
6
12
15
3
6
60
30
120
40
90
120
40
40
5th YEAR Administrative Law II
Advanced Legal English II*
Ecclesiastical Law
Tax Law
Theology: special topics
Elective course***
Final exam and thesis*
9
9
9
9
3
6
15
60
30
60
60
40
40
*European Credit Transfer System.
**Courses taught in English, within the International Program in Law.
***The elective courses of the International Program, entirely taught in English, include: Comparative Legal Systems, Competition Law, International Commercial Law, International Criminal Law; other courses will be available in the coming years.

In addition, other degree programs at LUMSA currently offer the following courses in English: Economic and financial Market Law, European Values in the Global Economy, The Governance of the European Union, International Economics.
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 10, 2015
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This course is Campus based
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Oct., 2016
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5 years
Full time
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