Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Explain, distinguish and apply advanced concepts and terminology in Wills and Estate Planning practice.
- Demonstrate specialised knowledge of recent developments in legal practice in the area of Estate Planning.
- Apply professional knowledge, skills and ethical responsibilities to analyse, synthesise and communicate knowledge and information to advise and represent clients in a practical legal context.
- Demonstrate specialised technical skills to generate complex ideas and concepts at an abstract level and apply critical thinking, creativity and initiative to justify conclusions and solutions.
- Demonstrate high level personal autonomy and accountability in legal practice through professional and ethical behavior.
- Design, plan and execute a substantial capstone experience relating to Estate Planning practice.
- Assessment for the course will include: (null) [LO null]
- - Discussion Board Postings: Students will be required to make a minimum number of postings of postings designed to engage students with relevant issues arising in this area of practice. (Learning Outcomes 1, 2 & 4) (null) [LO null]
- - Taking Instructions from a client for the preparation of an Estate Plan. (Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5) (null) [LO null]
- - A Capstone Project: Preparation of an effective Estate Plan for a client explaining the strategy being recommended for the client in their circumstances, as well as detailing the documents that would need to be prepared. (Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5). (null) [LO null]
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WorkloadThe equivalent of a standard LLM course 26 contact hour workload by working with online materials, participating in online discussions and activities, private study and completing assessment tasks.
This is a wholly online course. It requires online participation throughout the duration of the course.
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