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Course Features

Video

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Audio

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Animation

Medium

Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

Language

EN

Publisher

XSIQ

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Learning Outcome

Modules in Diploma in Legal Studies

Characteristics of effective laws

This free online course covers characteristics of effective laws such as the principle of access, and the element of fairness.

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Civil and criminal law

This free online course is an introduction to civil and criminal law.

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How and why the law changes

This free online course discusses how and why the law changes and covers areas such as the courts and Parliament.

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How do judges make laws?

This free online course is an introduction to how judges make laws and the role of courts in law making.

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Relationships between law-making bodies

This free online course reviews the relationships between law-making bodies such as the courts and Parliament.

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The Adversary trial system

This free online course reviews the adversary trial system and discusses the strengths and weaknesses of this trial system.

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The Court hierarchy

This free online course is an introduction to the court hierarchy, and specialised courts and tribunals.

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The Jury system

This free online course explains what the jury system is, the strengths and weaknesses of this system, and alternatives to the jury system.

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Civil procedure

This free online course is an introduction to civil court procedures and processes, the pre-trial, trial, and post-trial procedures and strengths and weaknesses of the civil procedure.

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Criminal procedure

This free online course is an introduction to criminal procedures and discusses pre-trial, trial, and post-trial procedures.

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Civil cases and criminal disputes

This free online course covers the nature of disputes, methods of dispute resolution, and their advantages and disadvantages.

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Assessment

Score 80% or more in your assessment and you can obtain a Diploma parchment for this course.


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Comments & Reviews

  • Jesse Birchfield United States of America I believe this course has helped me better understand the court system. From a Sheriff Deputies point of view we don't understand the inner workings but only the enforcing parts of the Judicial system. I believe this Diploma has helped me better myself as a Law Enforcement Official. 2014-11-19 12:11:45
  • Jason Wainwright United Kingdom A good overview of the most applied principles of law. 2014-11-08 18:11:01
  • SHABAN MUNISSI United Kingdom It sets the learner in a very good background in understanding the judicial system and how it works. 2014-11-05 03:11:11
  • Crystal Cooley United States of America I really enjoyed this course! 2014-10-30 19:10:45
  • Phillip Oloo Kenya Thank you Alison. Am studying for my Diploma in Legal Studies. God bless you. 2014-10-22 18:10:35
  • Abdalla Abdiwahid Gaboose Uganda First of all, I'm so proud to be a member of student of Alison online system. Really, I'm so happy to pursue this course of legal study and it will change me and give me so much knowledge about legal and law system. I want to thank all principle and admin of Alison website whom provide us with very important skills and knowledge system which improve our life today. Thank you again and again dear Madams and Sirs, I really appreciate your work because what you provide us. 2014-10-05 19:10:39
  • David Sands United States of America very good content i learned a lot 2014-09-19 02:09:35
  • Caiphas Chilila Zambia i like the course set up and I'm keen to pursue this course anytime soon 2014-09-05 17:09:05
  • Adeshola Shodipe Nigeria contribute my effort towards the task in the task of nation building 2014-08-27 23:08:40
  • Adeshola Shodipe Nigeria i believe that law would enable me to take a stand by making a difference in my nation 2014-08-27 23:08:59
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Diploma in Legal Studies

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