Foundation in Law

The Themis Foundation in Law Programme (TFLP) is a comprehensive Programme designed to provide you with knowledge and skills needed to pursue a degree in law or its related fields. This course aims to prepare you for the rigorous demands of undergraduate programmes by providing knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of law along with a solid grounding in core legal subjects of the English Legal System while encouraging the development of analytical and independent thinking skills.

Benefits of the Programme

Become an International LLB graduate in almost 3 years

Gain in depth understanding of the core subjects taught on the LLB Programme

Develop excellent spoken and written English Language skills

Introduction to Pakistani Law and Justice system

Career options in Law, Politics & Bureaucracy and others

Learn from the leading faculty of barristers and solicitors who are practicing lawyers

Visits to the Sindh High Court and the District Courts

Gain knowledge and enhance skills such as researching, writing & analyzing which will help you in your career.

An opportunity to experience University and student life after O-Level, AS-Level and Intermediate.

Great opportunity to meet with leading lawyers of Pakistan and working with international organizations such as United Nations and Amnesty International, among others.

Course Modules

Contract Law: This module covers the key underlying principles of English Contract Law and includes key topics such as formation of contracts, consideration, privity, breach of contract and remedies for breach of contract.

Law of Tort: The law of tort concerns the civil liability for the wrongful infliction of injury by one person upon another. Negligence is a key topic and other topics include the duty of care; nuisance; trespass; defamation; occupiers and employers’ liability.

Criminal Law: This module is concerned with the general principles of criminal liability, fatal and non-fatal offences against the person and offences against property. Attempts to commit offences, secondary liability and defences also form part of the curriculum.

Legal System and Method: The module is an introduction to the English legal system and describes the distinctiveness of the common law approach as a legal methodology. The module is vital in integrating students into the process of legal research and the understanding of legal reasoning.

Programme Details

Duration: 8 Months

Eligibility: Normally be aged 17 and above

Academic Requirements: Pass in Intermediate with a minimum of 50% (Awaiting result students can apply) | 5 passes in GCE / GCSE O-Level with grades A-C | 3 passes at AS Level

Students with non traditional / other qualifications are encouraged to provide us with the educational documents for eligibility assessment.