1  Name of Course Land Law II
2 Course Code LAC4193
3 Instructor
4 Rational for the Inclusion of the Course in the Programme LAC4193  is introduced to equip the students with the knowledge on the legal framework of land law in Malaysia
5 Semester and Year offered Semester 7 (Year 4)
6 Student Learning Time

Face to face Independent learning Formal Assessment Total
Teacher centered Student Centered Learning Non face to face Revision Assessment Preparation Continuous Assessment Final Exam
Lecture T O

 28

 14  12  10  42  6  7  3

 122

7 Credit Value 3 (122 / 40 = 3.05)
8 Pre-requisite (if any) None
9 Learning outcomes Upon successful completion of this course, students should have the ability to:

  1. explain the general principles of land law in Malaysia (L02-K4);
  2. display the understanding on the relevant statutes and regulations governing land law; (L03-P4)
  3. Apply the correct land law principles to the hypothetical problems relating to land matters (L06-A3);
10 Transferable skills Students should be able to develop good written and interpersonal communication, team work and leadership, problem solving through the process of lectures and tutorials.
11 Teaching-Learning and Assessment Strategy Teaching-learning strategy:

The course will be taught through a combination of formal lectures, tutorials, informal activities exercises and group work. Practical experience and collaborative teamwork will be fostered throughout the course. The use of examination and internal reporting assessment will assess the student’s ability to apply theoretical concepts in context.

Assessment strategy:

  • Formative
  • Summative
12 Synopsis Part II of the Land law course will continue with the discussions on types of dealings under the National Land Code particularly security dealings (charges, liens) and jual janji. The course will further discuss on restraint on dealings. Part II will also explore other selected statutes, enactments, acts related  to land law such as Land Acquisition Act 1960, Malay Reservation Enactments, Housing Development Act and Strata Titles Act.
13 Mode of Delivery Lecture, tutorial, class discussion and presentation.
14 Assessment Methods and Types
  Item Percentage
1. Continuous  Assessment 40%
2. Final examination 60%
  Total: 100%
15 Mapping of the Course Learning Outcome/Module to the Programme Learning Outcomes Refer to attachment
16 Content Outline and the SLT per Topic

Week Topic
1 Introduction to Land Law II
2 Security Transactions

Charges

3 Security Transaction

Assignment

4 Security Transaction

Foreclosure Proceedings

5 Statutory Lien
6 Restraint on Dealings

Private Caveat

7 Registrar’s Caveat
8 Lien holder’s caveat and trust caveat
9 Prohibitory Order
10 Housing Development
11 Strata Title
12 Land Development
13 Malay Reservation
14 Land Acquisition
17 Main references
  1. Teo Keang Sood, Khaw Lake Tee.2012. Land Law in Malaysia. Cases and Commentary. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Law Journal.
  2. Ainul Jaria Maidin, et. al. 2008. Principles of Malaysian Land Law. Petaling Jaya: Lexis Nexis.
  3. Hj Salleh Hj Buang. 2001. Malaysian Torrens System. Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka.

Related Cases

STATUTES:

National Land Code 1965

Strata Titles Act 1985

Land Acquisition Act 1960

Housing Development (Control and Licensing) Act 1966

Others

18 Additional references
  1. 2013. Annatoted Statute Series : Conveyancing. LexisNexis
  2. Ahmad Ibrahim &  Sihombing J. 1989. The Centenary of the Torrens System in Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur : Malayan Law Journal
  3. Sihombing, Judith. 1999. National Land Code: a Commentary. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Law Journal
  4. Ravindaran Nekoo. 1999. Restraints of Dealing in Malaysia Land Law. Kuala Lumpur: ILBS.
  5. K.V Padhanabha. 2000. Land Acquisition in Malaysia: Cases and Commentaries. Kuala Lumpur: ILBS.

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES, DELIVERY AND ASSESSMENT TEMPLATE

Course Learning Outcomes Compliance to PO Teaching & Learning Activities (TLAs) Assessment Tasks (ATs)
 

PO1

LO1

PO2

LO2

PO3

LO3

PO4

LO4

PO5

LO5

PO6

LO6

PO7

LO7

PO8

LO8

PO9

LO9

   
  K CTPS CS TS EM LL     KK LS    
1. explain the general principles of land law in Malaysia (L02-K4)   3               Classroom lecture and discussion Written test

Presentation

2-   display the understanding on the relevant statutes and regulations governing land law; (L03-P4)      3             Lecture, Tutorials and Presentation Instructor evaluation of the presentation
3.Apply the correct land law principles to the hypothetical problems relating to land matters (L06-A3);           3       Assignments Instructor evaluation of the assignment