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Level 4 Contract Law (General Principles of Law)

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Distance Learning Course Fee £400 (Incl. VAT) or pay a deposit of £150 and two instalments of £125

Course fees include all course material, assignment and test marking, full tutorial support, one years student membership to the NALP and certificates on completion.


Syllabus

Formation of a Contract: including offer and acceptance; Intention to create legal relationships; form; legality and contracts in restraint of trade; consideration; consensus ad idem and capacity.

Vitiating Factors: including duress, undue influence; mistake and misrepresentation.

Terms of a Contract: including express terms with particular reference to exemption clauses; implied terms with particular reference to the sale of goods and the supply of services; conditions and warranties.

Discharge of Contractual Obligations: including discharge by performance; discharge by Agreement; discharge by Breach and Frustration.

Remedies for Breach: including the difference between common law and equitable remedies; damages; rescission; specific performance and injunction


Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the type of legal rule which requires persons to compensate others as a result of harm inflicted by non compliance of their promises.
  • Be aware of those promises which the law will uphold.
  • Be aware of the remedies that are available for a breach of contract

Assessement

Assignments and Multiple Choice Tests

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Entry Requirements

One of the following is required:

Two A Levels; A Level Law; BTEC National Diploma (NVQ/GNVQ Level 3 or above);

CILEX Level 3 Qualifications; ILSPAs Legal Secretary Diploma;

Mature Students Welcome

Non UK: Equivalent Qualifications

A good command of written and spoken English is required.

e.g. ESOL Level 2, GCSE English.