Core Module Information
Module title: Property Law

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LAW08118
Module leader: Ken Dale-Risk
School The Business School
Subject area group: Law

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Classification of property – heritable/moveable, corporeal/incorporeal; real rights and personal rights over property; the acquisition of rights over property, both original and derivative; system of land tenure including abolition of feudal tenure; real conditions including burdens and servitudes; the law of leases at common law and in statutory form.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Describe classification of property and its underlying rationale.

LO2: Identify and evaluate different rights over property and the substantive differences between those rights.

LO3: Identify and describe the system of land tenure and the law of leases in Scotland.

LO4: Construct legal argument with reference to appropriate legal authority.

LO5: Communicate effectively and accurately in written form .

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, In Person,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: CRAIGLOCKHAR
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Ken Dale-Risk
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Face To Face Tutorial 12
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 2
Online Guided independent study 162
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 50 1~2~4~5 8 , WORDS= 2000
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 50 1~2~3~4~5 Exam Period HOURS= 2
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Property Law