LAW 3109 Elements of Property Law

Course description

The Foundation of Land Law Course module explores the origins of Uganda’s present day land tenure system. It looks into an appreciation of the concepts of Land tenure and how the various interests in Land came about. Albeit the fact that Uganda’s tenure system is unique in itself, there are outstanding similarities with other jurisdictions and these are also studied within this module.


  • To provide the student with a thorough understanding of how the tenure systems in Uganda have evolved over time.
  • To understand the concept of Real Property and the various interests that fall therein.
  • To create an appreciation of the present day upheavals over land both in and outside the judicial system;
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