Module/Course Description

Course Title: Civil Procedure

Course Code: UU-LAW-4010-ZM

Programme: Bachelor of Laws (LLB) - ZM

Credits: 12.00

Course Description:

This module aims to:


  • Equip students with a detailed understanding of the rules of civil procedure applicable in the subordinate courts.
  • Familiarize students with the functioning of the High Court, and the Supreme Court of Appeal.
  • Provide to the students in depth knowledge about the rules of procedure in the respected courts.
  • Provide students with professional skills in order to enable them to forward a case in line with the civil procedures in the subordinate courts.

Learning Outcomes

After completion of the module, students are expected to be able to:
1. Describe steps required in litigation in civil proceedings.
2. Prepare a civil case.
3. Present a civil case in court.

Prerequisites: UU-Bsc-IND100-ZM, UU-FNT-103-ZM

Prerequisites Categories: Semester 1, Semester 2, Semester 3, Semester 4

Typical Module duration: 4.0 Week(s)


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