Home > LLB curriculum > Trusts and Estate Planning
LLB Curriculum

Trusts and Estate Planning


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

9 NQF credits at HEQSF level 8

Convener: Ms K Lehmann

Course entry requirements: All Preliminary and Intermediate Level courses to have been completed. Concurrent registration with CML4506F Tax Law A and CML4507S Tax Law B is recommended.

Course outline:

The primary objective of this course is to outline aspects of the law relevant to the use of trusts in estate planning. More specifically the course covers the law of trusts, the income tax implications of using trusts, the calculation of estate duty and the standard estate plans using trusts.

DP requirements: None

Assessment: November examination 100%