Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3150: Unjust Enrichment

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Basic reading:


Nathan Tamblyn, The Law of Unjust Enrichment (Rights Press, 2015)

Andrew Burrows, The Law of Restitution (OUP, 3rd edn 2013)

Graham Virgo, Principles of the Law of Restitution (OUP, 2nd edn 2006)

Andrew Tettenborn, The Law of Restitution in England and Ireland (Cavendish, 3rd edn 2002)

Peter Birks, An Introduction to the Law of Restitution (Clarendon Press, Revised edn 1989)

Peter Birks, Unjust Enrichment (OUP, 2nd edn 2005)

Charles Mitchell et al (ed), Goff & Jones: The Law of Unjust Enrichment (Sweet & Maxwell, 2011)


ELE – http://vle.exeter.ac.uk


Students will be provided with a range of resources via ELE including: reading lists, lecture slides, case reading exercises, self-test materials, workshop problem questions, indicative answers, and journal articles