This course deals with the Jordanian constitutional history from the British
Mandate until now. It also contains introduction to the Ottoman rule, the
Great Arab Revolt and history of constitution in Jordan. It also considers the
important rules and principles of the Jordanian Basic Law, political and
constitutional organization in Jordan, authorities in Jordan, political system
in Jordan, rights and freedoms characteristics of the 1952 Constitution, the
executive Authority ( the king and the ministers), legislative Authority and
This course deals with the general theory of administrative law in terms of
concept, evolution, characteristics, and sphere of application, resources, and
its relation with other branches of law. It also addresses the administrative
systems, whether centralized or decentralized and also deals with the
administrative system in Jordan. In addition, administrative employment and
disciplinary procedures are also highlighted. This course also deals with the
means with which administrative authorities apply its administrative
functions. Administrative contracts, administrative awards, public property,
and public employment are also examined.
|First Year |
This course deals with the definition of constitution and its relation to other laws, types of constitutions, and ways of creating constitutions. It also deals with the regime and the main political system of states, the authorities of the state and the competence of each.
This course deals with the fundamental notions of Human Rights in an
analytical manner. It also includes and explanation of the international and
regional instruments for its protection. This study also deals with the
international legal system for the protection of the rights of women and the
The purpose of this course is to acquaint the student with English legal terminology, and this is through the study of some legal topics in English. This course aims at Instructing students about legal Terminology and legal phrasing, ways of dealing and understanding foreign legal books and ways of correctly expressing legal thoughts.
|Second Year |
This course deals with the nature of civil rights and liberties. It also discuss
the historical development of such rights Arabia prior to Islam and
afterwards. This course also deals with the contemporary notions of civil
rights and liberties in Western democracies, especially the notion of natural
rights and the notion of development of the nation state. This course deals
also with the civil rights and liberties and their safeguards in the Jordanian
This Course Deal with Democracy and human rights are distinct yet interrelated concepts, with democracy referring to government by the people, and human rights referring to universal rights that apply to all individuals in all societies.
This course deals with the fundamental notions of Human Rights in an analytical manner. It also includes and explanation of the international and regional instruments for its protection.