Law for Surveyors

property management cpd
  • Level(s) of study: Professional
  • Study mode(s): Part-time (day)
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: October 2018
  • Course duration: Wednesday mornings for 13 weeks, term-time only

This course will help you to develop knowledge and understanding of key elements of a range of legislation and legal principles relevant to the work of Chartered Surveyors and professional advisers working in the real estate and construction professions.

The course will help you develop an understanding of the nature of ethics and ethical behaviour within a business and professional context, the relationship between ethics and the law, and rules of conduct and behaviour applicable to professional practitioners working within the built environment.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Collect and integrate information and data from a variety of sources, analyse, evaluate and interpret complex factual information and issues in a systematic, critical and creative manner, and evaluate alternative processes/measures against relevant criteria; make logical recommendations based on analysis of the information and circumstances (Analytical and numerical skills)
  • Identify and solve problems; generate new ideas, innovations and/or solutions for problem resolution where appropriate (Problem-solving skills)
  • Communicate information, ideas and concepts effectively in clear, articulate fashion, utilising information technology and aids where appropriate (Communication skills)
  • Utilise developed personal and interpersonal skills and competencies, and work constructively and cooperatively in teams, applying ethical and professional values to situations encountered (Interpersonal and team working skills)
  • Apply study and research skills, and act autonomously in planning, organising and directing your personal academic and professional development (Independent study skills).

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

This course will include:

  • The English legal system and European Union law
  • Contract and Tort, including negligence, occupiers’ liability and nuisance
  • Health and safety law
  • Ethics and ethical behaviour
  • Codes of conduct and behaviour of professional practitioners.

How to apply

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can check the course dates and times on the NTU online store.

Please read the guidance notes and complete the application form.

You should then email your form to be considered by the academic team.

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Further information on how to apply

Need help with your application?
For admissions related enquiries please contact us:
Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 4200

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418