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Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

Language

EN

Publisher

XSIQ

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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

  • Opira George Uganda The course is very interesting, it gives wider understanding of the legal procedures. I advise to join and do this course 2014-04-15 07:04:07
  • Robert Reyes United States of America Quick, informative and easy 2014-04-14 17:04:12
  • Ismail Mahamud Abdalla Kenya dear friends, this course is very important as gives clear explanation on legal skills. 2014-04-14 09:04:26
  • Saviour Tetteh Ghana i think the course is a good one with excellent topicsa 2014-04-11 21:04:33
  • Saviour Tetteh Ghana very impressive about it.All must study it. 2014-04-11 14:04:16
  • Timothy Smith United States of America excellent 2014-04-09 13:04:21
  • Jereen Brown United States of America This introduction course is very insightful and a helpful beginning to my pursuit in the Legal field. 2014-04-08 17:04:46
  • Dr. Alfred Massaquoi Liberia This diploma course in legal studies covers the law in a broader perspective in a plain and simple language, even for the layman to understand. 2014-04-08 13:04:46
  • Joseph Johnson Liberia The Diploma in Legal studies is an eye opener for me as I am preparing to sit for the law school entry exam. Thanks to Alison. 2014-04-08 13:04:55
  • Michelle Calvert United Kingdom Very interesting, informative and nicely structured for improving your qualifications in your own time. 2014-04-07 14:04:04
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Diploma in Legal Studies

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