Department of Legal Studies
In the Department of Legal Studies (Department 4) prospective court offi cials and registrars study in an “internal” diploma programme for the wide range of legal tasks they will be entrusted with by the court and public prosecutors’ offices in the Länder of Berlin, Brandenburg und Sachsen-Anhalt. The Department of Legal Studies also offers the Bachelor of Laws degree in Commercial Law. This programme combines special legal expertise (including real estate law, property and real estate law of enforcement, insolvency law, mercantile, corporate and registry law) with business subjects, especially those in business administration.
In addition, the Department of Legal Studies teaches the main degree course for the higher levels of the foreign service. In cooperation with the Department of Legal Studies at the Berlin School of Economics and Law (BSEL), the distance learning institute at the Beuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin – University of Applied Sciences also offers two part-time programmes: Certified Legal Assistant/Paralegal and Certifed Notary Public.