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Aims/Description: Administrative law builds upon the themes dealt with in constitutional law, although the focus is somewhat different as much of the module centres around judicial review. However, care is taken to ensure that administrative law principles are seen within their political and social context, and that due weight is attached to the other means of resolving grievances against the state. In addition, we will be considering how far legal techniques are actually used in the development and implementation of governmental policy and to what extent this allows for democratic participation in decision-making and accountability after decisions are taken.

Staff Contact: RABY HELEN S
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work

Notes: Required for exemption from professional legal examinations in the UK.

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