Economic Law

The Faculty offers bachelor’s degrees in Economic Laws and Law. Economic Laws Program officially started in 2009 and Law Program started in 2015. Previously, Open University of Ho Chi Minh City began to offer graduate degree in Law in 1993.

To earn a bachelor’s degree in Economic Laws, students have to complete of 126 credits, from required courses in business and commercial laws and elective courses in Corporate Finance, Financial Accounting and International Payments. To deepen training and knowledge, students can select Import and Export Law, Investment Law, Law on Insurance Business, and more.

Business Law students can get subjects of the same subjects in the Law students’s program with condition: These subjects must have a credit score more than or equal to the credit of the subjects in the Economic law program.

No.

SUBJECTS

CODE

Credit

Advanced subjects

Total

Theory

Practice

 
  1. General Knowledge

30

30

 

 

 
  1. Political theory

10

10

 

 

 

Principle of Marxist-Leninist Philosophy (Part 1)

POLI1201

2

2

 

 

 

Principle of Marxist-Leninist Philosophy (Part 2)

POLI2302

3

3

 

 
 

Ho Chi Minh Ideology

POLI2201

2

2

 

 

 

The Revolutionary Line of the Communist Party of Vietnam

POLI2301

3

3

 

 

 
  1. Social science [1] Select 1 of 3 following subjects:

2

2

 

 
 

Introduction to Psychology

SOCI1201

2

2

 

 

 

Introduction to Sociology      

SOCI1301

3

3

 

 

 

Principles of Management

BADM1301

3

3

 

 

 
  1. Foreign Language 

14

14

 

 

 

Pre-Intermediate English 1

GENG0405

4

4

 

 

 

Pre-Intermediate English 2

GENG0406

4

4

 

 

 

Intermediate English 3

GENG0307

3

3

 

 
 

Intermediate English 4

GENG0308

3

3

 

 
 
  1. Mathematics - IT - Natural Sciences

4

4

 

 

 

Basic IT Skills

COMP0401

4

4

 

 

 
  1. Physical Education

3

 

3

 

 

Physical Education 1-General developmental fitness

PEDU0201

1.5

 

1.5

 

Select 1 of followings:

 

 

 

 

Physical Education 2-Volleyball

PEDU0202

1.5

 

1.5

Physical Education 2-Football 

PEDU0203

1.5

 

1.5

Physical Education-Badminton 

PEDU0204

1.5

 

1.5

Physical Education 2-Martial art

PEDU0205

1.5

 

1.5

Physical Education 2-Table-tennis 

PEDU0206

1.5

 

1.5

Physical Education 2-Swimming

PEDU0207

1.5

 

1.5

 
  1. Military and Defense Education

8

8

0

 
 

Military and Defense Education

 DEDU1801

8

8

0

 

  1. Specialized knowledge

96

92

4

 

 
  1. Basic knowledge

18

18

 

 

 

Compulsory

 

 

 

 
 

Microeconomics 1

ECON1301

3

3

 

 
 

Macroeconomics 1

ECON1302

3

3

 

 
 

Theories of State and Law

BLAW1301

3

3

 

 
 

History of State and Law

BLAW1302

3

3

 

 
 

Drafting Legal Documents

BLAW2204

2

2

 

Administrative Law

 

Comparative Law

BLAW4201

2

2

 

Civil Law 1, 2

 

Optional Subjects: Select 1

2

2

 

 

13.1

Critical Thinking

BLAW1206

2

2

 

 

13.2

Logics

ACCO1201

2

2

 

 
 
  1. Major specialized knowledge

62

62

 

 

 
  1. General Knowledge

28

28

 

 
 

Constitutional Law

BLAW2301

3

3

 

Theories of State and Law

 

Administrative Law

BLAW2302

3

3

 

Constitutional Law

 

Criminal Law

 BLAW2305

3

3

 

Constitutional Law

 

Civil Law 1

BLAW2304

3

3

 

Constitutional Law

 

Civil Law 2

BLAW2306

3

3

 

Civil Law 1

 

Marriage and Family Law

BLAW1203

2

2

 

Administrative Law, Civil Law 1,2

 

Criminal Procedure Law

BLAW1204

2

2

 

Criminal Law

 

Civil Procedure Law

BLAW3302

3

3

 

Civil Law 1,2

 

Public International Law

BLAW3301

3

3

 

Constitutional Law, , Civil Law 1

 

Private International Law

BLAW3305

3

3

 

Public International Law, Civil Law 1,2, Marriage and Family Law, Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities, Law on Bankruptcy and Dispute Settlement, Labour Law, Law on Intellectual Property

 
  1. Specialized knowledge

34

34

 

 

 

Compulsory

 

30

30

 

 

 

Law on Business Organisations

BLAW1303

3

3

 

Civil Law 1

 

Law on Business Activities

BLAW3308

3

3

 

Civil Law 2, Law on Business Organisations

 

Law on Bankruptcy and Dispute Settlement

BLAW2202

2

2

 

Civil Law 1,2 Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities 

 

Labour Law

BLAW2303

3

3

 

Civil Law 1, 2; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities, Law on Bankruptcy and Dispute Settlement

 

Land Law

BLAW3304

3

3

 

Administrative Law, Civil Law 1,2  

 

State Budget Law

 BLAW1205

2

2

 

Constitutional Law, Administrative Law

 

Tax Law

BLAW4308

3

3

 

Administrative Law, Civil Law 1, Law on Business Organisations

 

Banking Law

BLAW2203 

2

2

 

Administrative Law, Civil Law 1, 2, Law on Business Organisations

 

International Commercial Law

BLAW4301

3

3

 

Civil Law 1, 2; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities, Law on Bankruptcy and Dispute Settlement, Private International Law

 

Law on Intellectual Property

BLAW4304

3

3

 

Civil Law 1, 2, Law on Business Organisations

 

Competition Law

BLAW4302

3

3

 

Administrative Law; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities, Law on Intellectual Property

 

Optional Subjects: Select at least 4 credits in the following subjects:

4

4

 

 

 

Environmental Law

BLAW4207

2

2

 

Administrative Law; Civil Law 1; Law on Business Organisations,

 

Investment Law

BLAW4206

2

2

 

Administrative Law; Civil Law 1; Law on Business Organisations; Law on Bankruptcy and Dispute Settlement

 

Law on Insurance Business

BLAW4205

2

2

 

Civil Law 1, 2; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities,

 

Law on Real Estate Business

BLAW3201

2

2

 

Land Law, Civil Law 1, 2; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities

 

Import & Export Law

BLAW4202

2

2

 

Administrative Law, Civil Law 1, 2; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities

 

Law on Securities and Stock Exchanges

BLAW3202

2

2

 

Administrative Law, Civil Law 1, 2; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities

 

Skills for Negotiation and Drafting Contracts

BLAW4208

2

2

 

Administrative Law, Civil Law 1, 2; Law on Business Organisations, Law on Business Activities, Law on Bankruptcy and Dispute Settlement

 
  1. Additional knowledge

6

6

 

 

 

Compulsory

3

3

 

 

 

Principles of Accounting

ACCO2301

3

3

 

 

 

Optional: Select at least 3 credits in the following subjects:

3

3

 

 

 

Corporate Finance 1    

FINA3319

3

3

 

 

 

International Finance

FINA3301

3

3

 

 

 

Financial Accouting 1

ACCO2402

4

4

 

 

 

Auditing 1

ACCO3302

3

3

 

 

 

International Payment

FINA3302

3

3

 

 

 

Human Resource Management

BADM2303

3

3

 

 
 
  1. Internship and BA thesis

10

6

4

 

 

 

Internship

BLAW4899

4

 

4

 
 

BA thesis, or replaced by 6 credits from optional specialized subjects or optional additional subjects.

BLAW4699

6

6

 

 

Total  

126

122

4

 

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Law

Bachelor’s Degree Program in Law comprises of 125 credits, with required courses in Civil Law and Administrative Law. Elective courses offered are Administrative Procedure Law, Law on Inspection, Complaint and Denouncement, Civil Executive law, Common Contracts, Roman Law, Law on City Management, etc.

The training objectives of the Bachelor’s Degree Programs in Law and Law of Economics are to train qualified jurists with in-depth knowledge of all the legal work and with specialty in commercial laws. Besides, the Faculty focuses on training students with technical skills and soft skills, forming the right attitude toward the profession, the community as well as society. These skills and principles are integrated into teaching and classroom interactions, extracurricular activities, academic competitions, student club events, the participated sessions in court, law firm, etc.

Students will be learning from and working with faculty members, highly qualified enthusiastic lawyers and judges. The highlights of the two programs are to incorporate theoretical and applied trainings in their curricula.

Students of Junior Year are sent to enterprises, government agencies, courts to serve as interns for one month at each selected agency. The goal is for students to receive work-related, communication, and problem solving skills while still in training. These practical opportunities will help student form and early awareness of the legal profession they have chosen and reflect on their real and potential abilities; help students identify the knowledge and skills they have or have yet acquired so that they can improve and strengthen themselves before entering the workforce.

In addition, the Faculty of Law also organizes regular seminars and mentoring with the participation of well-established legal experts.

No.

SUBJECTS

CODE

Credit

Note

Total

Theory

Practice

1.1.General Knowledge

 

38

38

0

 

 

1.1.1.Political theory

 

10

10

0

 

1

Principle of Marxist-Leninist Philosophy (Part 1)

POLI1201

2

2

0

 

2

Principle of Marxist-Leninist Philosophy
(Part 2)

POLI2302

3

3

0

 

3

Ho Chi Minh Ideology

POLI2201

2

2

0

 

4

The Revolutionary Line of the Communist Party of Vietnam

POLI2301

3

3

0

 

 

1.1.2.Human Vocational Science - Arts

10

10

0

 
 

1.1.2.1.Mandatory subjects

 

5

5

0

 

5

Basic Economics

SEAS2301

3

3

0

 

6

Logics

ACCO1201

2

2

0

 
 

1.1.2.2.Elective subjects

Select 2 of the following 4 subjects

 

 

5

5

0

 

7

Introduction to Psychology 

SOCI1201

2

2

0

 

8

Principles of Management

BADM1301

3

3

0

 

9

Introduction to Vietnamese Culure

VIET1202

2

2

0

 

10

Introduction to Sociology      

SOCI1301

3

3

0

 
 

1.1.3.Foreign Language

 

14

14

0

 

11

Pre-Intermediate English 1

GENG0405

4

4

0

 

12

Pre-Intermediate English 2

GENG0406

4

4

0

 

13

Intermediate English 3

GENG0307

3

3

0

 

14

Intermediate English 4

GENG0308

3

3

0

 

 

1.1.4.IT

 

4

4

0

 

15

Basic IT Skills     

COMP0401

4

4

0

 

 

1.1.5.Physical education

 

3

0

3

 

17

Physical Education 1 - General developmental fitness

PEDU0201

1.5

 

1.5

 

Select one of the following subjects:

1.5

 

1.5

 

Physical Education 2-Volleyball

PEDU0202

1.5

 

1.5

 

Physical Education 2-Football 

PEDU0203

1.5

 

1.5

 

Physical Education-Badminton 

PEDU0204

1.5

 

1.5

 

Physical Education 2-Martial art

PEDU0205

1.5

 

1.5

 

Physical Education 2-Table-tennis 

PEDU0206

1.5

 

1.5

 

Physical Education 2-Swimming

PEDU0207

1.5

 

1.5

 

 

1.1.6.Military and Defense Education

DEDU1801

8

8

0

 

1.2.Specialized knowledge

87

83

4

 

 

1.2.1.Basic knowledge

13

13

0

 

18

 Theories of State and Law

BLAW1301

3

3

0

 

19

 History of State and Law

BLAW1302

3

3

0

 

20

Constitutional Law

BLAW2301

3

3

0

 

21

Legal Research and Writting

GLAW2201

2

2

0

 

22

Drafting Legal Documents

BLAW2204

2

2

0

 

 

1.2.2.Major specialized knowledge

 

64

64

0

 

 

1.2.2.1.Compulsory general knowledge

54

54

0

 

23

Administrative Law

BLAW3402

4

4

0

 

24

Criminal Law

BLAW3403

4

4

0

 

25

Civil Law 1

BLAW2304

3

3

0

 

26

Civil Law 2

BLAW2306

3

3

0

 

27

Marriage and Family Law

BLAW1203

2

2

0

 

28

Criminal Procedure Law

BLAW3303

3

3

0

 

29

Civil Procedure Law

BLAW3302

3

3

0

 

30

 Law on Business Organisations and Bankruptcy Law

GLAW2302

3

3

0

 

31

Law on Business Activities and Dispute Settlement

GLAW2303

3

3

0

 

32

Labour Law

BLAW2303

3

3

0

 

33

Land Law

BLAW3304

3

3

0

 

34

State Budget Law

BLAW1205

2

2

0

 

35

Tax Law

BLAW4308

3

3

0

 

36

Banking Law

BLAW2203

2

2

0

 

37

Law on Intellectual Property

BLAW4304

3

3

0

 

38

Competition Law

GLAW4203

2

2

0

 

39

Public International Law

BLAW3301

3

3

0

 

40

Private International Law

BLAW3305

3

3

0

 

41

International Commercial Law

BLAW3203

2

2

0

 
 

1.2.2.2.Specialized knowledge (oriented elective subjects)

10

10

0

 

42

Administrative Procedure Law

GLAW3204

2

2

0

 

43

Law on Inspection, Complaint and Denouncement

GLAW3205

2

2

0

 

44

Skills for Organising Government Offices

GLAW3206

2

2

0

 

45

Law on Urban Management

GLAW3207

2

2

0

 

46

Environmental Law

BLAW4207

2

2

0

 

47

Notary Law

GLAW3208

2

2

0

 

48

Skills for Court Clerk

GLAW3209

2

2

0

 

49

Lawyer and Skills for Legal Advice and Proceedings

GLAW3210

2

2

0

 

50

Civil Executive Law

GLAW3211

2

2

0

 

51

Common Contracts

GLAW3212

2

2

0

 

52

Law on Registration of Secured Transactions

GLAW3213

2

2

0

 

53

Skills for Negotiation and Drafting Contracts

BLAW4208

2

2

0

 

54

Roman Law

GLAW3214

2

2

0

 

55

Comparative Law

BLAW4201

2

2

0

 

56

Comparative Constitutional Law

GLAW4302

3

3

0

 

57

ASEAN Law

GLAW3303

3

3

0

 

58

Investment Law

BLAW4206

2

2

0

 

59

Law on Insurance Business

BLAW4205

2

2

0

 

60

Law on Real Estate Business

BLAW3201

2

2

0

 

61

Import & Export Law

BLAW4202

2

2

0

 

62

Law on Securities and Stock Exchanges

BLAW3202

2

2

0

 

 

1.2.3.Internship and BA thesis

10

6

4

 

63

Internship

GLAW4899

4

0

4

 

64

BA thesis

(or may be replaced by 6 credits of electives selected from Section 6.2.2.2)

GLAW4699

6

6

0

 

 

Total

 

125

121

4

 

 
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Phone

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