Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW3017H: 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 Activities44 x 1 hour tutorials
Scheduled Learning and Teaching Activities2424 x 1 video recorded lectures
Guided independent study82Reading and preparing for tutorials
Guided independent study40Researching and writing essays

Online Resources

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