|Prerequisites for Module|
None in addition to course entry qualifications or equivalent.
Aims of Module
1. To provide students with an understanding of the key practical and procedural issues involved before and during an arbitration.
2. To teach students how to draft certain key arbitral documents, such as the arbitration clause, correspondence and interlocutors.
3. To convey an understading of the main practical and procedural issues that arise in a cross-border arbitration.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
Indicative Module Content
The arbitral clause; the nature of arbitral hearings; general principles and ethics; nomination and appoitment of the arbitrator; interlocutory proceedings; conduct of a hearing; nature and purpose of an arbitral award; costs and expenses issues.
|Indicative Student Workload|
Mode of Delivery
This course will be taught via online lecture notes, online tutorials, assigned reading, case studies and directed reading/research.
There will be one coursework assignment.