Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW2095: Equality and Diversity

This module descriptor refers to the 2023/4 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

Whilst the module’s precise content may vary from year to year, it is envisaged that the syllabus will cover some or all of the following topics:

Definitions of Equality and Diversity in the Law:

  • Formal equality,
  • Substantive equality,
  • Transformative equality,
  • Violations of equality - such as direct and indirect discrimination on the protected grounds

Potential advancement of equality and diversity.

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and Teaching2211 x 2 hour seminars
Guided Independent Study44Preparation for seminars (pre-and post-reading)
Guided Independent Study84Assessment reading/research and essay preparation

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).