Entry Requirements


Criterion Description
0850-Criterion 1 A graduate or undergraduate Degree (BA, BSc.) from the University of Guyana or other recognized universities.
0850-Criterion 2 GCE "O" Level, CXC/CSEC General Proficiency Examination in five (5) subjects, at least two (2) of which must be at the Advance Level /CAPE Proficiency (4 units). Of the remaining subjects, English Language must be one and passes at CXC/CSEC must be Grade I, or II or GCE "O" Level Grade A or B.
0850-Criterion 3 A Diploma from the University of Guyana or other recognized universities.
0850-Criterion 4 A Preparatory Law or Preliminary year at the University of Guyana i.e. the first year of the Degree programme of any Department. The candidate must achieve a satisfactory grade in his/her examinations
0850-Criterion 5 Mature applicants who have been associated with the practice of law. These applicants may be required to complete Preparatory Law or Preliminary year before being admitted to the LLB programme
0850-Criterion 6 Any qualification considered by the University to be equivalent to any of the above.

Courses

First Year
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
FD 11A Caribbean Civilization 3
LA 10A Law and Legal Systems 3
LA 12C Legal Methods 3
FD 12A Science, Medicine & Technology in the Commonwealth 3
LA 11A Criminal Law I 3
FB 10B Language Argument 3
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
LA 11B Criminal Law II 3
LA 13A Law of Torts I 3
LA 10B Constitutional Law 3
LA 12B Law of Contract 1 3
LA 12A Legal Research and Writing 3
Second Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
LAW2108 Real Property I 3
LAW2104 Law of Contract II 3
LAW2107 Jurisprudence 3
LAW2109 Public International Law I 3
LAW2105 Law of Torts II 3
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
LAW2201 Law in Society I 3
LAW2203 Equitable Remedies 3
LAW2209 Public International Law II. 3
LAW2202 Administrative Law 3
LAW2208 Real Property II 3
Third Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
YYY3101 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
YYY3103 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
ADD3102 Additional Course (3 Credits) 3 Additional Course Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
YYY3104 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW311/LAW312/LAW313/LAW314/LAW315 /LAW316/LAW318/LLB310/LLB321/LLB313/LLB323 Consult the Department of Law for any other course/s that might be offered.
YYY3102 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
ADD3101 Additional Course (3 Credits) 3 Additional Course Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
YYY3105 Elective ( 3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
YYY3205 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3200/LAW3202/LAW3203/LAW3204/LAW3205/ LAW3207/LAW3209/LLB3100/LLB3102/LLB3204/LLB3205 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
YYY3202 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3200/LAW3202/LAW3203/LAW3204/LAW3205/ LAW3207/LAW3209/LLB3100/LLB3102/LLB3204/LLB3205 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
ADD3202 Additional Course (3 Credits) 3 Additional Course Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
YYY3204 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3200/LAW3202/LAW3203/LAW3204/LAW3205/ LAW3207/LAW3209/LLB3100/LLB3102/LLB3204/LLB3205 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
YYY3201 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3200/LAW3202/LAW3203/LAW3204/LAW3205/ LAW3207/LAW3209/LLB3100/LLB3102/LLB3204/LLB3205 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
ADD3201 Additional Course (3 Credits) 3 Additional Course Choose LAW3101/LAW3102/LAW3103/LAW3104/LAW3105 /LAW3106/LAW3108/LLB3100/LLB3201/LLB3103/LLB3203 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.
YYY3203 Elective (3 credits) 3 Choose LAW3200/LAW3220/LAW3203/LAW3204/LAW3205/ LAW3207/LAW3209/LLB3100/LLB3102/LLB3204/LLB3205 Consult the Department of Law for any other course(s) that might be offered.

Contact Us

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
    Guyana
  • +592 222-4927
    +592 222-3575
  • fss@uog.edu.gy