Law and Practice Foundation YearCoventry University
£ 5.846 - (6.751 €)
- Foundation degree
- Scarborough (Grossbritannien)
Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?
Skills and Training
This course enables successful students to automatically progress to the Law and Practice BA (Hons) Degree at Coventry University Scarborough Campus.
This course provides an excellent introduction and will help you gain relevant general knowledge of law and a good understanding of the legal sector.WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?
Law is an integral part of our daily lives, and the legal profession offers a wide variety of exciting career opportunities. This course provides an excellent introduction and will help you gain relevant general knowledge of law and a good understanding of the legal sector. The course covers a broad range of topics, from the principles of a variety of laws such as criminal, contract and civil litigation, to client care.WHAT WILL I LEARN?
- Academic and professional skills for lawyers
- Introduction to law and practice
- Contract law
- Civil litigation
On successful completion of the programme you should be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of:
- The key underpinning concepts, terms and processes in law and the practice of law, including the principles of contract law, legal research, client care and professional codes of conduct, and civil litigation;
- The principles of academic research skills to apply critical and detailed thinking;
- The principles of independent and self-managed learning.
This course will be taught through a variety of methods – lectures, tutorials,self-directed learning, textbooks, module webs,scenario-based learning sets, professional libraries and resources, journals and case studies, seminars,discussion forums and peer-to-peer learning.HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?
At Coventry University Scarborough Campus there are no traditional final examinations to worry about. Instead, we’ll assess your learning through course work and phase tests. Assessments take place at the end of each six-week block. Tutors can provide support through regular updates and tutorials either online or face to face.TEACHING CONTACT HOURS
As a full-time student a normal learning block will mean that you get 18 hours of teaching each week in groups of approximately 25-50 students. Depending on the course you have chosen, you will attend morning (9.00-13.00) or afternoon (14.00-18.00) sessions. You will also need to attend one two-hour tutorial each week."