B.B.A.LL.B. (Hons.) Semester I
Human behaviour and the societal set up & control has always been the concern of any normative systems in the world. There are various type of normative systems, the mankind has evolved and developed with the pace of time, progress and the transition of the society. Societal norms, Religious norms, Moral principles and the Legal Regulations, have been evolved to regulate the mankind. Law as a normative system has its own peculiar langue, unique methods and the system of reasoning and it is one of the strongest one. It becomes necessary not just for a learner of law but also for an individual to know and understand the "Law" as a normative system.
This course aims at to enlighten the learners, the law, legal system and the various institution established therefor. At the same time, the course aims at to inculcate necessary legal skills in a learner for the effective understanding of the same. In furtherance of this, the course is structured to enable students to critically analyse the methods used by legal systems to guide the society and resolve the disputes. It also aims at making the new entrants to the world of law understand what it means to think like a "law person" and develop an approach towards understanding and applying law for diverse purposes.
General English (Grammar and Phonetics)
This course is designed to familiarize the law students with the fundamentals of applied English Grammar and Phonetics so as to develop overall personality of all the undergraduate students at MNLUA. This course focuses on strengthening the students' syntactical competence so as to bring correct grammatical constructions in their writing, and it is also meant to train them on how to study for various purposes. The course will also use language as a medium to sensitize students and generate discussions about various socio-political issues, through regular discussions. Students will be introduced to the basic patterns of communication in English with phonetic symbols, rules of pronunciation, elementary phonology, English grammar, vocabulary, syntax and conversational English. The course will facilitate the students by providing them opportunities to express personal opinions, frame effective arguments, and achieve confidence in public speaking.
Law of Torts, M.V. Act & Consumer Protection
The law of Torts aims at awarding compensation for the wrongful civil actions. Due to the conflict of interests occur and cause damage to one or the other. The law of Torts mainly deals with these infringements of legal rights caused due to such conflicts. It attempts to adjust for harms done by awarding damages to a plaintiff who proves that the defendant was the cause of the plaintiff's losses. Torts can be intentional torts, negligent torts, or strict liability torts. This chapter explains the different kind of torts, as well as available defenses to tort claims. The Law of Torts originated from Common Law and continues to be unmodified. As the Law of Torts is basically a judge made law, Students are required to equip themselves with this law and its developments. Tort law also aims to protect individual interests from a harm that is actual or threatened. However, not all interests are protected and some benefit from better protection than others. This is as a result of the importance of an interest reflected by society through the years.