LAW-10033 - Obligations 2 - Torts
Coordinator: Michael Fay Room: CBC1.016 Tel: +44 1782 7 34085
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Level: Level 4
Credits: 15
Study Hours: 150
School Office: 01782 733218

Programme/Approved Electives for 2022/23


Available as a Free Standing Elective






Barred Combinations


Description for 2022/23

To introduce the basic principles of core aspects of the law of Torts, namely: negligence, nuisance and trespass to the person.

Talis Aspire Reading List
Any reading lists will be provided by the start of the course.

Intended Learning Outcomes

Demonstrate familiarity with the basic principles of Torts of negligence, nuisance, and trespass to the person: 1
Demonstrate a critical perspective on key areas of negligence, nuisance, and trespass to the person: 1
Demonstrate problem solving technique and an ability to apply legal principles and case law to problem-based scenarios: 1
Analyse, discuss and critically evaluate key cases and legal principles: 1

Study hours

Lectures - 20 hours
Tutorials - 6 hours
Revision session - 2 hours
Lecture and tutorial preparation - 52 hours
Assessment preparation and further reading - 70 hours

School Rules


Description of Module Assessment

1: Assignment weighted 100%
Assignment with word limit of 2000 words (excluding footnotes)
Students must answer one problem question from a choice of two.