LW316 or LW416 Foundations of Property. Only available to students following a Law programme of study (either single or joint honours).
Available only to Law students.
OverviewThe focus of the module is private property in English land: title by registration; squatting; owner-occupation; leases; covenants and land development. It builds on the Foundations of Property module to develop an in-depth understanding of English land law, its conception of property and its politics and effects. And it gives experience in how to advise clients on land law problems and on how to avoid problems for clients.
This module appears in:
10 hours seminars, 20 hours lecturing (live lectures augmented by online).
Method of assessment
50% Coursework, consisting of a problem question of 2500 words and 50% examination.
A Minton Ground Control (Penguin 2009)
A good doctrinal and critical understanding of land law
Ability to solve and to avoid land law problems for clients.