Core Module Information
Module title: Property Law

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

Module code: LAW08118
Module leader: Craig Anderson
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:

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, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: CRAIGLOCKHAR
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Craig Anderson
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
Independent Learning Guided independent study 162
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 2
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 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 2000
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 50 1 - 5 14/15 HOURS= 2, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Property Law