Chinese Law Taught in English (CLTE) is our one semester abroad programme for international visiting students. CLTE will expose international students to the historical background, transitional nature and developmental trajectory of Chinese law. Courses aim to provide students with concrete knowledge of Chinese law as well as with a comparative approach to legal studies.
CLTE will offer courses on: Introduction to Contemporary Chinese Law, Chinese Law and Society, Chinese Legal History, Chinese Labour Law, Chinese Business Law, and Chinese Criminal Justice. New courses on Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Intellectual Property Law, and Property Law have been added for 2012.
Please see Curriculum
for more details.
Twenty-one students from eight countries took part in the first CLTE programme. Students visited a law firm
, a prison
, attended both a civil
and a criminal trial
, and Baidu as part of the course.
Programme in Brief
The advertisement of the above programme is based on the recent evaluation of CESL by the MOE and is subject to the license of MOE expected to be granted thereof.
- One semester
- Total credits: 20 (students are required to complete a minimum of 12 credits)
- Each credit 18 class hours
- Support for transfer of credits
- Scholarships available
- Minimum number of students: 10; maximum: 50
- CLTE certificate and transcript awarded by CESL