587
LWPA

Comparative Law

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Introduction to the civil law tradition, particularly as exemplified by the legal systems of East and Southeast Asia. After a brief review of comparative law study and the historical development of the civil law, the course will examine the structure and role of the courts, judicial process, the legal profession and constitutional law and administrative law in Western Europe and in the Asian civil law countries.

Typical Course Credit

3

Credit Limit

3

Repeat Limit

Not Repeatable

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Assigned Sections

No

Bar Course

No

Clinical Requirement

No

Certificate(s)

Pacific-Asian Law

Category

International Law/PALS

Semesters Offered

Tentative Course Rotation

Full Time
Every Other Year
Spring
Part Time
Every Other Year
Spring

Effective Since

Fall
1985

Offering

Regular

Schedule Type

Lecture (LEC)

Major Restrictions

Law