£2360 (£1600 during the tuition waiver period)
This course will equip learners with the knowledge and understanding of the identification, interpretation and analysis of legal sources and materials. The acquired skills will enable the learner to apply the law to the facts of problems in any given legal area, to communicate clearly and persuasively and to reach satisfactory solutions to legal disputes.
Learners will explore fundamental principles and components of the English Legal System, the judiciary and the civil and criminal process and will gain an appreciation of how the main principles underpin all substantive and procedural areas of law.
Understanding the Sources of Law
The Legal Interpretation
Understand the Structure of the Legal Profession, the Judiciary, the Jury and Magistrates
The Civil and Criminal Justice System and the Alternative Methods of Dispute Resolution
Legal Writing and Mooting Skills
1. Understand the sources of law
2. Understand the principles of legal interpretation
3. Understand the structure of the legal profession, the judiciary, the jury and magistrates
4. Understand the civil and criminal justice system and the alternative methods of dispute resolution
5. Know how to use Legal Writing and Mooting Skills
Citizens of the following countries are eligible for a 50% scholarship upon writing a personal statement. All scholarships are to be approved by the Academic Board. The list of countries are: Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Philippines, Bhutan, Morocco, Vietnam, Papua New Guinea, Laos, Cambodia, India, Nigeria, Ghana, Bangladesh, Laos, Myanmar, Pakistan, Nepal and South Africa. Please talk to your student counselor and ask for the Coupon Code to get the 50% Tuition Waiver.
To pass the unit a 40% overall grade must be achieved.