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LX401R: UK CONSTITUTIONALISM: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE (HONOURS) (2017-2018)

Last modified: 22 Mar 2017 09:12


Course Overview

The UK Constitution has long been shrouded in controversy and uncertainty. Through an exploration of some of some of the key aspects of, and issues arising under, the UK Constitution, this course will seek to evaluate critically the nature of the contemporary constitution, with a particular emphasis on the desirability of its arrangements in the twenty-first century.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 4
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Robert Taylor

Qualification Prerequisites

  • One of Programme Level 3 or Programme Level 4 or Programme Level 5

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?

Yes

One or more of these courses have a limited number of places. Priority access will be given to students for whom this course is compulsory. Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for more details on this process.


Course Description

The UK Constitution remains distinct from many of its global counterparts, and has long been shrouded in controversy and uncertainty as a result. Through an exploration of some of some of the key aspects of, and issues arising under, the UK Constitution, this level 4 honours course will seek to evaluate critically the nature of the contemporary constitution and the desirability of its arrangements in the twenty-first century, considering also potential options for reform.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

None.

Contact Teaching Time

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Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt

  • 3500 word essay (25%)
  • 3 hour exam (75%)

Normally, no resit is available.

Formative Assessment

 

 

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