Last modified: 31 May 2022 13:05
This is a compulsory law course for the LLM/MSc in Corporate Finance. It will provide a grounding for those who are new to law (including corporate finance law), while also offering deeper understanding to those who have previously studied law. The course will focus on key areas related to the specific field of corporate finance law in order to assist students with their studies in related courses. The course will principally focus on the laws of the UK (including English law and Scots law, where appropriate) but will also feature a notable comparative law element.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course serves as an introduction to corporate finance law. It will cover a number of topics of particular relevance to the subject. The content of the course will include the following:
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Group Presentation (15%)
Individual reflective assignment in 750 words (10%)
48 Hour Written Exam (75%)
Resit: 48 hours online exam
Alternative Resit Arrangements
48 hour written exam (100%)
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Conceptual||Understand||To obtain knowledge and understanding of various areas of substantive law relevant to corporate finance law.|
|Procedural||Evaluate||To determine how different types of substantive law may be utilised (or otherwise apply) in the context of corporate finance scenarios.|
|Procedural||Create||To develop and enhance key legal and transferable skills, including argumentation, communication, critical analysis and problem solving.|