LLB Curriculum

Insurance Law


Final Level, half course, first semester, two lectures per week.

9 NQF credits at HEQSF level 8

Convener: Associate Professor A Hutchison

Course  entry  requirements:  All  Preliminary  and  Intermediate  Level  Courses  to  have  been completed.

  Course outline:

This course will serve as a complement to the discussion on insurance in Commercial Transactions Law (CML4006W). for those with a deeper interest in the subject. Both capital and indemnity insurance will be discussed.  The course seminars will focus on specific topics (which may vary from year to year) and will provide deeper context and detail on South African insurance law than there is time for in Commercial Transactions Law.

DP requirements: Satisfactory attendance at and participation in lectures.

Assessment: Coursework  3000 word assignment (compulsory) 30%;  Presentation on a topic of choice (voluntary) 20%; June examination  50% (if presentation)  70% (if no presentation).