Law for Accounting (N1614)

15 credits, Level 4

Spring teaching

This module provides an introduction to law for accounting. A working knowledge of the legal system is essential to contextualise learning within the institutional framework and acts as a point of reference for detailed accounting knowledge.


67%: Lecture
33%: Seminar


25%: Coursework (Project)
75%: Examination (Take away paper)

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 33 hours of contact time and about 117 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2023/24. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to feedback, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let you know of any material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.