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No educational background is required. An interest in current affairs, the rule of law or politics will enable you to get the most out of the course.

Approx. 21 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • By the end of this course, you should be able to engage critically with the core requirements of the Rule of Law

  • By the end of this course, you should be able to explain why and how the Rule of Law is best protected

  • By the end of this course, you should be able to apply Rule of Law principles to issues in everyday life

  • By the end of this course, you should be able to construct and evaluate arguments about justice

Skills you will gain

Legal TerminologyParticipatory PoliticsLegal AnalysisCommon LawCivic Engagement
Shareable Certificate
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Beginner Level

No educational background is required. An interest in current affairs, the rule of law or politics will enable you to get the most out of the course.

Approx. 21 hours to complete
English

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University of London

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

A Potted History of the Rule of Law

4 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 30 min), 11 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Judges: Independence, Tenure and Appointment

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 15 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

What does it mean to be equal before the law?

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 16 min), 12 readings, 2 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Access to Justice

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 136 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz

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