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Paralegal Qualification | Level 7 Succession

 

Succession - Single Unit 

This unit forms part of our Level 7 - Postgraduate Diploma Qualification in Paralegal Practice. It is available to study as a single unit. 

 

Course Fees

Single Subjects £400 (Incl. VAT) or pay a deposit of £150 followed by two instalments of £125

Full Course £1420 (Incl. VAT) or pay a deposit of £400 and six monthly instalments of £170

Includes: 

• All course material

• Assignment and test marking

• Full tutorial support

• One-year NALP student membership

• Certificate on completion

 

Assessment is continuous by assignment. Assignments can be requested when the learner is ready, and once requested and sent, the Learner will have a four week period in which to complete the assignment and return by the due date. Assignments are marked and graded either with a pass (45 - 64%), merit (65 - 79%) and distinction (80-100%).

Tutors are on hand to answer any queries that the student may have and give unlimited help and guidance if there is anything that the student may not fully understand with regard to the material.

Please note: Legal Skills will be integrated into the assignments.

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Critically evaluate the procedures involved in a conveyancing transaction
  • Critically evaluate the information to determine the procedures that need to be followed in a given scenario
  • Evaluate a detailed explanation of the stages of a conveyancing transaction as they apply to the given case study
  • Evaluate and Justify their explanation showing sound analysis of land law principles

Syllabus

  • Introduction to the principles of succession
  • Wills
  • Formalities: Family provision, testacy and intestacy
  • Personal representatives
  • Grants of representations
  • The procedure in administering an estate


Entry Requirements

One of the following is required or equivalent - if unsure, please contact us 0845 862 7000
UK Graduates require either an LL.B, BA LAW or CPE/GDL which has successfully been completed within the last 7 years. However, if a degree has been attained prior to this, then consideration may be given subject to the applicant's level of experience since attaining their degree. Please contact NALP to discuss eligibility.
Graduates who have gained their LLB outside of the UK should have studied The English Legal System as part of their undergraduate course and provide evidence of this on applying for the Level 7 Diploma in Paralegal Practice.
If you are a non UK law Graduate and have NOT studied the English Legal System, you have the option of studying Part 1 of the Level 4 Diploma in Paralegal Studies: General Principals of Law before commencing this course. NB you also require evidence of English Language proficiency at IELTS Level 6 or equivalent