BA (Hons) Commercial Law


Bachelor of Arts (Honors) Commercial Law is a three-year full time course delivered at WIUT. It consists of subject areas found on an English law degree taught at the University of Westminster, UK, London. The BA in Commercial Law degree course was established and validated in the Republic of Uzbekistan in 2006 to replace BA in Legal Studies. As a result in 2006 the BA in Commercial Law degree was validated to deliver commercial law modules with more effective support from the University of Westminster.

Course Aims:

  • To enable acquisition of knowledge and understanding of legal principles of business and commerce and their application
  • To develop the personal competencies required in legal practice or other careers and activities
  • To encourage an inquiring, logical and critical approach to legal analysis, and an enthusiasm for learning
  • To promote practical skills of processing information, and identifying, formulating and solving problems
  • To produce highly skilled graduates with an awareness of contemporary legal environment of business

Course Content:

Core modules:

  • Commercial Foundations I
  • Public Law
  • Law of Obligations I (Contract)
  • Law of Obligations II (Tort)
  • Legal Systems
  • Commercial Foundations II
  • EU Law
  • Company Law
  • Research Methods
  • Law of International Organizations
  • International Trade Law

Optional modules:

  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Corporate Crime
  • Law of Agency
  • International Banking and Financial
  • Labor Law
  • International Commercial
  • Internet Law
  • EU Trade Relations (EU law – prerequisite)
  • Project in Law
  • Dissertation in Law
  • Mooting and Advocacy
  • Corporate Governance

Language of Instruction: English

Entry Requirements: see Admission Requirements and How to Apply