L7 Corporate and Business Structures – Single Unit

The aim of this unit is to provide the Learner with the practical skills to be able to critically analyse and explain the nature and formulation of corporate and non corporate business structures including personnel and to also critically review, assess, justify and explain financial and tax implications of corporate and non-corporate business structures.

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The aim of this unit is to provide the Learner with the practical skills to be able to critically analyse and explain the nature and formulation of corporate and non corporate business structures including personnel and to also critically review, assess, justify and explain financial and tax implications of corporate and non-corporate business structures. The Learner should be able to apply the appropriate legislation throughout and in particular have a good knowledge and understanding of the Companies Act 2006.

Learning Outcomes
Understand the various types of Business Structures available to organisations, be able to evaluate and analyse how a company is incorporated and understand the ‘veil of incorporation’ and lifting the veil, be able to describe Public and Private Companies, and have a thorough understanding of the Incorporation Procedure and the Key Players involved, be able to analyse the various reasons and consequences of Liquidation of Companies, have a thorough understanding as to the Creation and Dissolution of Partnerships, critically analyse Companies versus Partnerships, describe and evaluate Financial Aspects of Business and demonstrate an understanding as to when Reconstructions, Mergers and Takeovers are applicable and the procedure for these.

What's included

  • All course material
  • Assignment and test marking
  • Full tutorial support
  • 1 year NALP affiliate membership
  • Certificate on completion

Entry requirements

One of the following is required or equivalent – if unsure, please contact us or phone 0207 112 8034

UK Graduates require either an LL.B, BA LAW or CPE/GDL which has successfully been completed within the last 7 years. However, if a degree has been attained prior to this, then consideration may be given subject to the applicant’s level of experience since attaining their degree. Please contact NALP to discuss eligibility.

Graduates who have gained their LLB outside of the UK should have studied The English Legal System as part of their undergraduate course and provide evidence of this on applying for the the Level 7 Diploma in Paralegal Practice.

If you are a non UK law Graduate and have NOT studied the English Legal System, you have the option of studying Part 1 of the Level 4 Diploma in Paralegal Studies: General Principals of Law before commencing this course. NB you also require evidence of English Language proficiency at IELTS Level 6 or equivalent

Assessment

Assessment is continuous by assignment. Assignments can be requested when the learner is ready, and once requested and sent, the Learner will have a 4 week period in which to complete the assignment and return by the due date.

Assignments are marked and graded either with a pass (45 – 64%), merit (65 – 79%) and distinction (80-100%).

Tutors are on hand to answer any queries that the learner may have and give unlimited help and guidance if there is anything that the learner may not fully understand with regard to the material.

Compulsory units

Description
The aim of this unit is to provide the Learner with the practical skills to be able to critically analyse and explain the nature and formulation of corporate and non corporate business structures including personnel and to also critically review, assess, justify and explain financial and tax implications of corporate and non-corporate business structures. The Learner should be able to apply the appropriate legislation throughout and in particular have a good knowledge and understanding of the Companies Act 2006.

Learning Outcomes
Understand the various types of Business Structures available to organisations ,be able to evaluate and analyse how a company is incorporated and understand the ‘veil of incorporation’ and lifting the veil, be able to describe Public and Private Companies and have a thorough understanding of the Incorporation Procedure and the Key Players involved, be able to analyse the various reasons and consequences of Liquidation of Companies, have a thorough understanding as to the Creation and Dissolution of Partnerships, critically analyse Companies versus Partnerships, describe and evaluate Financial Aspects of Business and demonstrate an understanding as to when Reconstructions, Mergers and Takeovers are applicable and the procedure for these.

Qualification

This is a single unit course, no qualification

Compulsory units
  • Corporate & Business Structures
Study type
Distance learning