Master’s Programme in Criminal Law

● The student studies eight courses, distributed as follows:
Six compulsory courses.
Two optional courses from among the courses offered by the college for master’s students.
● The study takes place through research seminars in each course. The research circle depends on multiple references and is in accordance with the methodology and standards of scientific research.
● The study of each of the eight courses takes four credit hours for a period of four weeks as a minimum, and may exceed that depending on the abilities of each student, after which the competency and knowledge test of the student is held in the course from which he finished, then he begins in another course in the same manner, and so on.
● The student is assigned a hypothetical course that the college selects from among the courses studied by the student at the undergraduate level, and this is a practical training for the student that is evaluated for ten credit hours. The student must divide this course from twelve to fourteen brief lectures, and the student submits each lecture in the form of a written summary of its topic in Word or PDF format, accompanied by a video recording of it in the student’s voice using the Power Point programme of no less than ten minutes and no more than About twenty minutes.
● Study courses in the first year The student has the right to extend the study there for a period not exceeding a second year.

The duration of study for a master’s degree in law in all disciplines is two years as a minimum, and four years as a maximum.
The student studies in the first year no less than eight subjects, and the study is through research seminars in each academic course.
In the second year, the student will attend a general seminar for the topic of the scientific thesis that he will prepare and present for discussion
The general seminar is discussed by the scientific committee at the university and the title of the scientific thesis is approved
The student works to complete his thesis under the supervision of the supervisor who is decided by the university presidency based on the proposal of the college deanship
The student accomplishes his academic thesis and presents for discussion before the committee formed by the university presidency in an open session and completes the conditions of the master’s degree
Study courses in the first year The student has the right to extend the study there for a period not exceeding a second year
The scientific thesis prepared by the student within a period of time not less than 9 months and not more than two years

1) A student is considered to have passed any of the programme’s decisions if he achieves a final score of not less than 60%. He is also considered successful in the master’s project if he obtains a mark (granted by the jury) of no less than 70%.
After the student presented the results of his project before the committee, and discussed with him about its technical content.
2) The student is not entitled to present to discuss his thesis until a scientific research has been published in an accredited peer-reviewed journal
3) The student obtains a master’s degree in law after he has fully fulfilled the academic requirements for this degree

Scientific research methodology
The Criminal Procedures
Criminology and Punishment Science
Criminal Psychology
Conflict of laws
International Criminal Law
International Criminal Court
Criminal law in English
Forensic Medicine
Contemporary International Issues
Aptitude and knowledge test

Faculty: Law and Justice
Award: Master’s Degree

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