Home » 2017/2018 GE Model » Society and Behaviour » GESB1005 / GESB010 – Macao Law and Its Real-Life Applications
Suggested Year of Study:1-4
Duration:1 Semester
Credit Units:3
Offering Unit:FLL


Medium of Instruction:Chinese



Course Description

This course provides an account and analysis of the text and practice of the Basic Law of the Special Administrative Region of Macao (Macao SAR) within the political or constitutional system of the People’s Republic of China (PRC). We will start with constitutional law, and then move to Macao basic law. We hope that, after finishing the course, students can better grasp the basic theories and concepts of Constitutional Law and Macao Basic Law, and better understand the spirit, structure and workings of Chinese constitution and Macao’s political regime. This course is aimed to prepare students for correct and deep understanding and analyzing the constitutional, political, and public phenomena and questions that our country and region are facing.

Intended Learning Outcomes (ILO)

Course Learning Outcomes:

1. Students will be able to understand the origins, evolution and present status of Macao Law.

2. Students will be able to search for applicable law and obtain legal resources.

3. Students will be able to conduct legal qualification towards the facts of daily life.

4. Students will be able to apply the legal provisions to specific case.