Business Law LLB (Hons)Coventry University
£ 9.000 - (10.076 €)
- Bachelor's degree
- Scarborough (Inghilterra)
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This course runs in 2016/17. Whether you are advising a client on setting up a company or dealing with a complex international business contract, this course is designed to equip you with a specialist understanding of both business law and the wider commercial world.WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?
This course can help put you in an excellent position to pursue careers in both the legal profession and business.
If you choose this course you will benefit from:
- a course designed to meet the requirements of the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board;
- the opportunity to volunteer in our Legal Advice Clinic, Business, Law & Enterprise Clinic or Employment Law Clinic where you will be supervised by staff with many years' experience in practice and actually handle cases for real clients;
- experienced teaching staff who bring professional or research expertise into their teaching;
- the opportunity to apply for a work placement, which is not only a fantastic experience but will also give you an edge when applying for jobs;
- the option to spend a year studying overseas, which provides you with an international experience that many businesses are looking for when employing a graduate;
- regular guest lectures from employers who specialise in different areas of the law, giving you the opportunity to network with people already in the profession;
- a dedicated moot room, or mock court, where you will have the opportunity to develop your advocacy skills by presenting legal issues against an opposing counsel and before a judge;
- the opportunity to present a paper at our Law Student Conference with the possibility of publication in the Coventry Law Journal.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
All qualifying law degrees are required to cover the foundations of legal knowledge. These subjects are Contract Law, Tort Law, Criminal Law, Law of the European Union, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Property Law, and Equity and Trusts, as well as the English Legal System.
Specialist areas of study will ensure you have an in-depth understanding of business law in the wider commercial context, and that you are equipped to work in the global business environment.
You will study specialist commercial law topics such as Company Law, Intellectual Property Law, Employment Law and International Commercial Law.HOW WILL THIS COURSE BE TAUGHT?
Modules are normally delivered through large group lectures and seminars of 15 students. Seminars are interactive and may involve hypothetical problem questions, case studies and the analysis of more theoretical issues. In addition, your personal tutor will review and discuss your progress and will be available for advice.
If you are interested in part-time study (which is taught during the day) please contact the Part-time Admissions team on +44 (0) 24 7765 4321 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information, but please note that not all courses have a part-time option.HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?
An estimated percentage breakdown of how your final grade is assessed is as follows: formal examinations 65%; coursework, tests, essays 20%; practical or project work 5%; group work etc. 5%; presentations, posters etc. 5%.TEACHING CONTACT HOURS
In a typical week you will normally have up to 14 hours of teaching contact with staff. You can meet with your personal tutor or lecturing staff during published office hours sessions, which allow you to discuss problems or help you investigate further topics that interested you in the lecture. A typical week would normally break down as follows:
Personal tutorial/small group teaching: 1 hour of tutorials each week
Medium group teaching: 4 hours of practical classes, workshops or seminars each week
Large group teaching: 9 hours of lectures each week
Personal study: 25 hours each week studying and revising in your own time, including some guided study using handouts, online activities, etc."