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The state of legal education in Malaysia

Nik Mahmod, Nik Ahmad Kamal (2010) The state of legal education in Malaysia. In: Malaysian Law Conference 2010, 29-31 July 2010, Kuala Lumpur. (Unpublished)

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A bachelor degree in law is still considered a prestigious professional qualification that enables the holder to enter into the legal profession. Over the years many public and private universities are offering the programmes. Questions are raised about the quality of legal personnel and legal practitioners produced by local and overseas institutions. The paper seeks to evaluate the teaching and learning process and methods in law schools as well as other trainings programmes that are intended to provide a holistic inputs to law students. It also presents a perception survey conducted on the quality of lawyers and legal personnel produced by local and overseas institutions.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 417/2847
Uncontrolled Keywords: Legal education, The Legal Qualifying Board (LQB)
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws > Department of Civil Law
Depositing User: National P Nik Ahmad Kamal Nik Mahmod
Date Deposited: 04 Oct 2011 10:17
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2011 10:17
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/2847

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