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|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||Module Assessment Written Assignment of 5,000 words||100%|
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
1. Display a knowledge and understanding of the legal framework governing international contracts, including the UN Convention on Contracts for International Sales of Goods, related treaties and other principles.
2. Display a knowledge and understanding of the legal principles associated with pre-contractual statements, agreements to negotiate, lock-out clauses, and rights and tenders.
3. Critically evaluate the current judicial and legislative approach towards contracting parties? attempts to control the contract negotiation process and the imposition of liability in the pre-contract stages.
4. Critically evaluate the current judicial approach to the interpretation of commercial contracts.
5. Display an ability to gain access to the relevant literature and materials in this field and how to use them in a critical discussion of the issues covered by this subject.
2. The significance of pre-contractual statements.
3. Agreements to negotiate and lock-out clauses.
4. Rights and tenders.
5. Contractual terms and the interpretation of commercial agreements.
This module is at CQFW Level 7