Courses for Exchange Students at the Law Department

Lecture Course in Lecture Hall 3
Lecture Course in Lecture Hall 3
Image Credit: Daniel Markus

Course Catalogue

The Law Department of Freie Universität Berlin offers a variety of interesting courses to its guest students.

The following list of courses is an overview which courses international exchange students can expect. Similar courses will be available in each academic year, however slight changes in the number of ECTS-credits and even in the availability of courses may occur.

An up-to-date electronic course catalogue (with dates, time schedules, venues, and instructors' names) will be available on the website from late August to late February for winter semester courses and from late February to mid August for summer semester courses. Please select "Fachbereiche" - "Rechtswissenschaft" - "Staatsexamensstudiengang" and "Rechtswissenschaft" in order to access the Law courses.

Course Descriptions

Historical, Philosophical and Methodological Foundations of Law

Civil Law

Criminal Law

Public Law

Soft Skills Courses

Specialization 1: Foundations of the Law

Specialization 2: Private Consumer Law, Distribution Law and Private Insurance Law

Specialization 3: Business Law, Company Law and Tax Law

Specialization 4: Labor Law and Insurance Law

Specialization 5: Criminal Justice and Criminology

Specialization 6: Process and Control of State Decision-Making

Specialization 7: The Internationalization of the Legal Order

Courses Taught in Foreign Languages / Themis Courses