LW5610 - Administrative Law

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2018/19

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

This course aims to
  1. To examine the concepts of judicial review and to apply them into Hong Kong;
  2. To provide an understanding how judicial review applies to the hot legal issues in relation to the Basic Law;
  3. To develop in the student the knowledge and skills to analyse the basic principles of judicial review in other areas of public law;
  4. To enable the student to develop a comparative aspect of judicial review under different legal systems.

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

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Additional Information

This course is restricted to students admitted to the Juris Doctor Programme in 2013-14 or in subsequent years.