L7 Succession – Single Unit

In this unit you’ll learn the practical skills to be able to evaluate the information to a complex case relating to inheritance of property after death, critically assess, explain and justify the appropriate procedures and advice given to clients at each stage of the case.

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L7 Succession – Single Unit

In this unit you’ll learn the practical skills to be able to evaluate the information to a complex case relating to inheritance of property after death, critically assess, explain and justify the appropriate procedures and advice given to clients at each stage of the case.

Learning Outcomes
You’ll be able to apply the Wills Act 1837, the Administration of Estates Act 1925 and other legislation.

  • Introduction to the principles of succession
  • Wills
  • Formalities: Family provision, testacy and intestacy
  • Personal representatives
  • Grants of representations
  • The procedure in administering an estate

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
In this unit you’ll learn the practical skills to be able to evaluate the information to a complex case relating to inheritance of property after death, critically assess, explain and justify the appropriate procedures and advice given to clients at each stage of the case.

Learning Outcomes
You’ll be able to apply the Wills Act 1837, the Administration of Estates Act 1925 and other legislation.

  • Introduction to the principles of succession
  • Wills
  • Formalities: Family provision, testacy and intestacy
  • Personal representatives
  • Grants of representations
  • The procedure in administering an estate
Qualification

This is a single unit course, no qualification

Compulsory units
  • Succession
Study type
Distance learning