Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3041B: Trusts

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 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:


There are no texts specified as essential but the following are all recommended for students to choose from;


Text Books


Virgo, Graham, The Principles of Equity and Trusts, 2012, Oxford University Press


Moffat, G., Trusts Law, Text and Materials, 5th ed. 2009, Cambridge University Press


Oakley, A. J., Parker and Mellows: The Modern Law of Trusts, 9th ed. 2008, Sweet and Maxwell


Pettit, P., Equity and the Law of Trusts, 11th ed. 2009, Oxford University Press


Panesar, S., Exploring Equity and Trusts, 2010, Pearson


Martin, J., Hanbury and Martin: Modern Equity, 18th ed. 2009, Sweet & Maxwell


Shorter Texts

Watt, G. Trusts and Equity, 3rd ed. 2008, Oxford University Press


Penner, J. E. The Law of Trusts, 5th ed. 2006, Oxford University Press


Hudson, A. Understanding Equity and Trusts, 3rd ed. 2008, Routledge-Cavendish


Edwards, R. and Stockwell, N. Trusts and Equity, 9th ed. 2009, Pearson Education.


Cases and Materials Book

Watt, G. Todd and Watt's Cases & Materials on Equity and Trusts, 7th ed. 2009, Oxford University Press


Burn, E. H. Maudsley & Burn's Trusts & Trustees Cases & Materials, 7th ed. 2008 Oxford University Press


Statute Book

A number of satisfactory books are on the market but two good ones are;

Thomas, M. Blackstone’s Statutes on Property Law 2009-10, 17th ed, Oxford University Press


Hewitson, R. Property Law Statutes 2010-11, Routledge