It covers a wide range of subjects relevant to commercial law, including contract law, company law, intellectual property law, corporate governance and regulations, international trade law, consumer and competition law, and commercial dispute resolution.
Students learn the concepts and principles from recognized legal systems which includes Civil law and common law-based traditions and international conventions, such as those promoted by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and World Trade Organization (WTO).
Duration: Bachelor’s degree requires about 8 semesters or 4 years
Program delivery: 12-15 credits per normal semester and 6 credits per summer semester
Internship: Placement on a 3-month internship
Courses: Apart from courses closely related to the program, students take general education courses.
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Core Requirements (57 Credits)
|Course Code||Course Name||Credits|
|BLAW 1301||INTRODUCTION TO LEGAL THEORY||3|
|BLAW 2303||INTRODUCTION TO ADMINISTRATIVE LAW||3|
|BLAW 2304||BANKING LAW AND PRACTICE||3|
|BLAW 3305/BUS 210||Omani Business Law||3|
|BLAW 3306||World Trade Organization: The Legal Framework||3|
|BLAW 3307||LAW OF EVIDENCE||3|
|BLAW 3309||MEDIATION SKILLS||3|
|BLAW 3310||Law of Contracts||3|
|BLAW 4310||LAW OF TORTS||3|
|BLAW 4311||Translation (English to Arabic)||3|
|BLAW 4312||LEGAL ETHICS & PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT||3|
|BLAW 4313||Introduction to Cyber Laws||3|
|BLAW 4314||COMPANY LAW||3|
|BLAW 4318||INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAWS||3|
|BLAW 4319||Corporate Governance and Regulations||3|
|BLAW 4328||Practicum / Senior Project||3|
|BUS 156 & BTLM 2302||Legal Environment of Business||3|
|ENG 106/E1||Introduction to Public speaking (Commercial Law)||3|
|ENG 214||Business Writing (Commercial Law)||3|
Graduates may find employment in law firms, corporate legal departments, government agencies, consulting firms, or other organizations involved in legal and business-related activities.
Some common career paths include:
Contact Program Chair Dr. Rene Paquibut for more information.