LW5966 - Law and Society in China

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to provide a basic understanding of the theoretical and practical issues relating to law and society in China, the extent to which law as a tool for social engineering has affected social development and how far social forces have influenced the functioning of law and the interaction among legal institutions in China.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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