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Short courses

Course overview

You are introduced to family law by examining specific topics. The first part of the course considers the legal issues concerning children and the second considers the legal issues concerning relationships.

Summer University 2019 has now finished. We will be running a range of short courses as part of Winter University in January 2020. Our Winter University 2020 brochure will be available in November - please register your details here if you would like to receive a brochure when it is available.

Where you study

Middlesbrough Campus

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Course details

What you study

Indicative content
Parental Responsibility
Private disputes regarding children (section 8 orders)
Public law relating to children (child protection)
Marriage and civil partnerships
Divorce / dissolution
Financial aspects of relationship breakdown

How you are assessed

In-course assessment


Entry requirements

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirments



2020 entry

  • Length: Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00