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Aims of Module
1. To provide students with an understanding of the key practical and procedural issues involved before and during a statutory adjudication in the UK.
2. To teach students how to conduct key parts of the UK statutory adjudication procedure.
3. To convey an understading of the importance of writing a decision that is likely to survive judicial scrutiny.
4. To allow students to understand in outline the key procedural issues arising out of contractual adjudications.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
Indicative Module Content
Jurisdiction to adjudicate; notice of adjudication; response to notice and reply; appointment of adjudicator; adjudication timetable; confidentiality of adjudications; adjudicator's contract; meetings with parties; evidence from parties; resignation of adjudicator; adjudication costs; anatomy of an adjudication decision; drafting of correspondence with parties; basic process in contractual adjudication.
|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 written coursework assignment.