Juris Doctor (4 years)

Description

Program Curriculum

Effectivity: A.Y. 2018-2019

This curriculum may have some changes upon the availability of new guidelines.

First Term

Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Constitutional Law 1 3
Criminal Law 1 3
Legal Research and Bibliography 2
Legal Writing 2
Persons and Family Relations 4
Statutory Construction 2
TOTAL 16
  Second Term
Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Basic Legal Ethics 2
Constitutional Law 2 3 Constitutional Law 1
Criminal Law 2 4 Criminal Law 1
Legal Technique and Logic 2
Natural Resources & Environmental Law 3
Obligations and Contracts 5 Persons and Family Relations
TOTAL 19
 

First Term

Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Agrarian Law & Social Legislation 2
Criminal Procedure 3 Criminal Law 1, Criminal Law 2
Human Rights Law 2
Labor Law 1 3
Land Titles and Deeds 2
Property 4
Public Corporation 2 Constitutional Law 1
Sales 2 Obligations & Contracts
TOTAL 20
Second Term
Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Administrative Law, Public Officers & Election Laws 3 Constitutional Law 1
Civil Procedure 5 Criminal Procedure
Credit Transactions 3 Obligations & Contracts
Labor Law 2 3 Labor Law 1
Negotiable Instruments Law 3
Public International Law 3 Constitutional Law 1
Special Penal Laws 2 Criminal Law 1, Criminal Law 2
TOTAL 22

First Term

Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Conflict of Laws 2 Persons and Family Relations
Insurance 2
Intellectual Property Law 2
Legal Medicine 1
Partnership, Agency, and Trusts 3 Obligations & Contracts
Special Commercial Laws 2
Taxation 1 3
Transportation Laws 2
Wills & Succession 4 Property
TOTAL 21
Second Term
Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Alternative Dispute Resolution 2 Civil Procedure
Corporation & Securities Law 5
Evidence 4 Civil Procedure, Criminal Procedure
Legal Forms 2
Problem Areas in Legal Ethics 3 Basic Legal Ethics
Special Proceedings 3 Civil Procedure
Taxation 2 3 Taxation 1
Torts and Damages 2 Obligations & Contracts
TOTAL 24

First Term

Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Civil Law Review 1 5 Persons and Family Relations, Property, Wills and Succession
Commercial Law Review 1 4 Corporation Law, Insurance, Intellectual Property Law, Negotiable Instruments Law, SPCL
Constitutional Law Review 1 4 Constitutional Law 1, Constitutional Law 2, EPA, Human Rights, Public Corporations, Public International Law
Labor Law Review 3 Agrarian Law and Social Legislation, Labor Law 1, Labor Law 2
Practice Court 1 2 Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Procedure, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, Special Proceedings
Remedial Law Review 1 4 Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Procedure, Criminal Procedure, Special Proceedings
TOTAL 22
Second Term
Course Title Units Pre-Requisites
Civil Law Review 2 4 Civil Law Review 1; Credit Transactions; Obligations & Contracts; Partnership, Agency, and Trusts; Sales
Commercial Law Review 2 4 Commercial Law Review 1
Criminal Law Review 4 Criminal Law 1, Criminal Law 2, Special Penal Laws
Legal Counseling & Social Responsibility 2
Practice Court 2 2 Practice Court 1
Remedial Law Review 2 4 Evidence, Remedial Law Review 1, Special Proceedings
Taxation Law Review 3 Taxation 1, Taxation 2
TOTAL 23
 

Career Opportunities

Lawyer

Identity

Becoming Part of the Program

Application Period: July to December of each year

Application Website

Release of Results: January 28 of the following year

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