Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Theology

Master of Arts in Matrimonial Canon Law and Jurisprudence
(M.A. MCLJ(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2018)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FSD5401 Contemporary Family Issues for Pastoral Work 5 ECTS
PLC5540 Law and Justice in the Church 5 ECTS
PLC5550 Matrimonial Law: Canonical, Maltese, European 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FDT5201 Christian Perspectives on the Human Person 5 ECTS
PLC5560 Matrimonial Consent: Juridical and Psychological Aspects 10 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PLC5570 Matrimonial Jurisprudence 10 ECTS
PLC5630 Theology of Marriage 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PLC5580 Judicial Procedures 5 ECTS
PLC5590 Special Processes 5 ECTS
PLC5600 Selected Issues: Procedural 5 ECTS




YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PLC5620 Dissertation 30 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by “The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008” and by the Bye-Laws for the award of Master of Arts in Matrimonial Canon Law and Jurisprudence under the auspices of the Faculty of Theology.
 
Last Updated: 19 November 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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