Mandatory for Award, Certificate and Diploma
In this unit, you'll gain a detailed knowledge of the legal system in England and Wales and the general legal principles of Contract and Tort Law.
You'll study the law making process, court structure, roles of key legal personnel and methods of dispute.
You'll study how the process of civil litigation is conducted using the areas of debt recovery, personal injury, consumer law and family law as illustrations.
In understanding how civil actions are commenced, funded and defunded, you will be able to effectively assist in civil litigation cases in practice or provide services to legal departments involved in litigation.
In this unit you'll learn the conveyancing process in England and Wales and be able to apply the knowledge to give scenarios.
Key practical skills you'll learn will include taking instructions from clients and matters relating to the client interview.