Last modified: 28 Jun 2018 10:27
Students studying for the Aberdeen LLB are required to take this course if they wish to use their degree to enter the Scottish legal profession. The course will examine both testate and intestate succession, in the context of the general principles of the law of succession, including legal rights. Furthermore, it will introduce the functions of trusts, the rights of beneficiaries and the powers and duties of trustees. The course is available only to LLB students in Programme year 2 or above and graduates on the 2 year degree.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||7.5 credits (3.75 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: 1 one-hour examination (80%) and one 1,000-word essay (20%) (mark carries forward in the event of an overall fail).
Resit: 1 one-hour examination (80%) with mark from essay (20%) carried forward from first attempt.
Students will submit a written answer to a tutorial problem question.