Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW2017: Land Law

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 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:

  • Registered land system 

  • Lease

  • Covenant

  • Easement

  • Mortgage

  • Beneficial interest under trust

  • Proprietary estoppel

  • Adverse possession

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 Teaching activity 2222 x 1 hour Lectures
Scheduled Learning and Teaching activity13.59 x 1.5 hour teacher-led workshops
Scheduled Learning and Teaching activity13.59 x 1 hour Q&A sessions
Scheduled Learning & Teaching activity13.59 x 1.5 hour teacher-led seminars
Guided Independent study 47Individual reading and lecture preparation
Guided Independent study 47Seminar preparation
Guided Independent study47Workshop preparation
Guided Independent study36Formative preparation
Guided Independent study65Exam Preparation

Online Resources

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