Master of Law is offered by full research. Students have to successfully complete the following:
1.Pass with at least a B grade the following pre-requisite courses during the first two (2) semesters of their enrolment (i.e. before being allowed to defend their thesis proposal):
a. GMUP5014Legal Research Methodology
b. SCLE6014Academic Writing
2.Attend at least one (1) Colloquium session;
3.Defend a research proposal to a committee:
a.Students must submit four (4) copies of their research proposal to the School/Graduate School at least two (2) weeks prior to the proposal defence session;
b.The research proposal should cover the following topics:
• Chapter 1 Background of the Study, Problem Statement, Research Questions, Research Objectives, Scope of the Study, and Significance of the Study.
•Chapter 2 Literature Review
•Chapter 3 Research Methodology
- Research Framework
- Hypotheses/ Propositions Development
4.Attend a viva voce session to defend the thesis; and
5.Submit a written thesis.