Year Abroad (LAW3000)

StaffDr Greta Bosch - Convenor
Dr Frederic Rolland - Convenor
Credit Value120
Academic Year2017/8
ECTS Value60
NQF Level6
Pre-requisites
Co-requisitesNone
Duration of Module Term 1: 12 weeks; Term 2: 11 weeks;

Module aims

This module will permit undergraduate students to study at a European University under the ERASMUS exchange scheme, or at an approved partner University elsewhere, by replacing optional modules at Exeter with suitable approved modules at the host University.  It gives students access to modules taught in a different learning culture, and so broadening their overall experience of learning.

ILO: Module-specific skills

  • 1. demonstrate critical awareness of different approaches to the learning process between Exeter and the host University;
  • 2. demonstrate module-specific skills specific to the modules taken at the host University, at an appropriate level and scope for the number of credits taken;

ILO: Discipline-specific skills

  • 3. demonstrate discipline-specific skills specific to the modules taken at the host University. at an appropriate level and scope for the number of credits taken;

ILO: Personal and key skills

  • 4. demonstrate personal and key skills specific to the modules taken at the host University. at an appropriate level and scope for the number of credits taken.

Syllabus plan

Students will be provided with suitable preparatory materials and appropriate guidance during their study at Exeter.  They will join their host Universities direct without returning to Exeter at the start of their third year and will re-join their Exeter degree programmes at the start of their fourth year (LLB with European Study), or at the start of their fourth year (LLB (European)). Whilst abroad they will follow the syllabuses as provided by the host University. 

Learning activities and teaching methods (given in hours of study time)

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad
1200

Summative assessment (% of credit)

CourseworkWritten examsPractical exams
10000

Details of summative assessment

Form of assessment% of creditSize of the assessment (eg length / duration)ILOs assessedFeedback method
As per institution attended during year abroad100
0
0
0
0
0

Re-assessment notes

Rules and regulations for re-assessment of the year abroad fall under the legislation of the partner institution. Should the student fail their year abroad then they would revert to the three year degree.

Module has an active ELE page?

Yes

Available as distance learning?

No

Origin date

1/10/1999

Last revision date

28/02/12

Key words search

Law, Study Abroad, European, Maitrise, Magister