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Course Features

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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

  • Johnny Brooks United States of America Educational 2014-07-23 00:07:37
  • Larry Sapp United States of America great for base knowledge of the court system. would recommend before taking courses in legal assistant or other courses. 2014-07-22 22:07:12
  • Tabera Mikaere Kiribati this is a great help. I am starting my study in law and I acknowledge the Alison for preparing me in my future career. many thanks ..... 2014-07-21 21:07:58
  • David Caraballo United States of America An excellent source of learning about the law. 2014-07-17 04:07:02
  • David Caraballo United States of America An excellent tool. 2014-07-17 04:07:58
  • Jacob Holt United States of America The course was great! It had a lot of information that is up to date. 2014-07-17 01:07:03
  • Arthur Donald Pratt Uganda Found this course very educative 2014-07-15 14:07:57
  • Simon David Scruton United Kingdom This course helps with learning the basic principles of law. A great starting point to a complex area of study. 2014-07-08 04:07:26
  • Martin Asodji Ghana The diploma in legal studies course has really helped me understand certain areas like the court heirachy,the jury system,civil and criminal law,civil and criminal procedures,and how judges make laws and i am so blessed that i want to encourage any who has interest to go ahead and pursue it. 2014-07-07 23:07:07
  • Eliezer Josiah Tanzania The Diploma in Legal Studies Course provide fundamental knowledge in legal matters that come across in our daily life. Knowledge of these legal aspect is essential because the today's globalized life. I advise other to take this course to comprehend their legal knowledge. 2014-07-07 18:07:00
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Diploma in Legal Studies

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