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LS3027: LAND LAW (2017-2018)

Last modified: 05 Jun 2017 14:18


Course Overview

The course will build upon student's existing knowledge of property law. The course will use the legal issues arising when land is to be commercially developed as a means of teaching a range of topics pertaining to title to land, land registration, the planning system and rights in land. The precise topics selected may vary from year to year.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Professor Roderick Paisley

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 3 or Programme Level 4

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The course will build upon student's existing knowledge of property law. The course will use the legal issues arising when land is to be commercially developed as a means of teaching a range of topics pertaining to title to land, land registration, the planning system and rights in land. The precise topics selected may vary from year to year.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

None.

Contact Teaching Time

37 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: In-course assessment, a 2,500-word answer to a problem question (50%); 1 one-hour examination (50%).

Resit: 1 one-hour examination (50%) and 2,500 word essay to be carried forward.

Formative Assessment

Students will be required to submit a 600-word answer to a tutorial problem and will receive feedback thereon.

Feedback

Students will be required to submit a 600-word answer to a tutorial problem and will receive feedback thereon.

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