Arab East Colleges

Academic Departments

LAW 522 - Sharia Codification

  • code:
    LAW 522
  • name:
    Sharia Codification
  • credits:
    3
  • Program:
  • Department:
    Law
  • credits:
    Arab East Colleges
  • Description:

    This course presents

    the problem of codifying the customary and jurisprudential rules in the Kingdom
    through the study of the scientific origins of the legalization. This course also
    clarifies the meaning, methods of the legalization, the history of SHARI’AH codes, its role in legal development
    and the contemporary development of legal codes. The course moreover studies of
    previous codification attempts in the Islamic and Western worlds and commenting
    on each of the codes that resulted from the codification movement. Afterward,
    the course will discuss the analysis of the movement of codification in the
    Kingdom to evaluate it and to determine the feasibility, advantages, disadvantages

    and difficulties encountered it.