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The course is divided into two parts. Part 1 will cover: business structures and investment; a group exercise involves the set-up of a virtual law firm and construction of key business and practice policies; management of time and risk capability; company accounts analysis; loan finance; financial advice and tax implications; financial services. An Investment Game runs throughout the first part of the course where each student manages a share portfolio. Part 2 will cover ethical issues in the client relationship; confidentiality and conflict; and duties and discipline. Key skills such as communication with clients, team working, drafting are covered.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
The assessment consists of 8 discrete elements (1 of which is a group exercise compromising 4 discrete elements) including participation and professionalism (pass/fail). Students must pass all 8 elements of assessment to pass the course and the final mark awarded for the course will be based on the marks obtained in the first 7 elements of assessment. Resit: students are able to resit elements 1-7 of the assessment.
There are no assessments for this course.