Programme/Approved Electives for 2019/20
Law Combined Honours (Level 6)Law Minor (Level 6)Law Single Honours (Level 6)
Available as a Free Standing Elective
This module develops a thorough understanding of the lease renewal machinery contained in Part II of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954. An emphasis is placed upon statutory and case law analysis. The moduleprovides an understanding of the underlying commercial and political policy influences which have shaped the current law, together with consideration of recent reforms. Thus it provides a detailed consideration of key aspects of commercial property law.
Talis Aspire Reading ListAny reading lists will be provided by the start of the course.http://lists.lib.keele.ac.uk/modules/law-30077/lists
To achieve a deep and critical understanding of the general principles which underlie the lease renewal scheme contained in Part II of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954. To deepen the students ability to interpret and apply statutory provisions and attendant case law.
Intended Learning Outcomes
offer a comprehensive summary of the general principles which underlie the lease renewal scheme contained in Part II of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954. will be achieved by assessments: 1identify and address succinctly and accurately with full legal authority typical problems arising in respect of lease renewals will be achieved by assessments: 1determine the relationship between the law and the policy considerations affecting the regulation of leasehold interests in commercial property will be achieved by assessments: 1research the law and its background without supervision will be achieved by assessments: 1apply knowledge to factual situations both real and imaginary will be achieved by assessments: 1interpret statutory provisions and analyse case law at a sophisticated level will be achieved by assessments: 1effectively communicate knowledge and understanding in a structured manner will be achieved by assessments: 1
9 x two hour lectures = 18 hours4 x 1 hour tutorials = 4 hoursTutorial/problem preparation = 36 hoursExam preparation and background reading = 90 hoursExam = 2 hoursTotal = 150 hours
1: Unseen Exam weighted 100%
Description of Module Assessment
UNSEEN EXAM - 2 HOURSUnseen paper but with the relevant statute being permitted within the exam room. Three questions from a choice of 7 to be answered in two hours.