Bachelor of Law

Program Overview

Gain an in-depth understanding of legal knowledge and the practical application of the law in any area with the 100% online Bachelor of Law. Prepare for a successful career and become a well-rounded lawyer by developing key transferable skills including research and analysis, team working, presentation and writing skills.

Bachelor of Law
  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Admissions Requirements
  • Duration
  • Tuition and Fees

Obtain in-depth knowledge by further exploration of topics studied through traditional classroom means, combined with tutorials, assignments, tests, group work, and independent study. The distance Bachelor of Law program is designed to best accommodate your needs, allowing you to pursue your career goals without having to sacrifice your current commitments of work, life, and family. 


Year I
  • Constitutional, Administrative and Local Government Law
  • Law of Contract(iv)
  • Law of Torts
  • Legal Context, Skills and Ethics ½
  • Human Rights and Civil Liberties ½
  • Equity, Trusts and Wills ½
  • Remedies in Private Law ½
Year II
  • Criminal Law
  • Land Law
  • Employment and Labour Law
  • Family Law and Succession ½
  • Law of evidence ½
  • Medical Law and Ethics ½
  • Conveyancing ½
Year III
  • Banking Law and Practice
  • Company Law and Business Associations
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Media and Information Law
  • Commercial and Consumer
  • Protection Law
  • Law of International Trade ½
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution ½
Year IV
  • Civil and Criminal Procedure Rules
  • Environmental and Mining Law
  • Directed Research (Dissertation)
  • Moot Court, Legal Writing and Drafting
  • Accounting for Lawyers ½
  • Jurisprudence ½
  • Law of Taxation
  • Competition Law
  • Legal Aid Clinic
  • Insolvency Law
  • International Business Law
  • Investment Law
  • Insurance Law
Admissions Requirements

  • Five ‘O’ Levels (a credit (6) or better) inclusive of English Language; and
  • A first degree in any discipline from a recognised university or 
  • A professional qualification equivalent to a degree or
  • Three passes at Cambridge ‘A’ Level or the equivalent or
  • A Certificate in Legal Studies or Diploma in Law from a recognised University or College.


The programme will be offered through eLearning under the Directorate of Distance Education and Open Learning for duration of 4 Years

Tuition and Fees

Disclaimer: When budgeting for college, you should consider both direct and indirect expenses. All fees are subject for review,

Approved Tuition and Fees
Fee Name Zambian Nationals International Students Frequency
Application Fee 200 Kwacha 25 USD One Time
Tuition Fee 2750 Kwacha 225 USD Per Subject
Technology Fee Included Included
Instructional Materials Included Included

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