1st Edition

Course Notes: Constitutional and Administrative Law

By John McGarry Copyright 2014
    256 Pages
    by Routledge

    248 Pages
    by Routledge

    Course Notes is designed to help you succeed in your law examinations and assessments. Each guide supports revision of an undergraduate and conversion GDL/CPE law degree module by demonstrating good practice in creating and maintaining ideal notes. Course Notes will support you in actively and effectively learning the material by guiding you through the demands of compiling the information you need.

    • Written by expert lecturers who understand your needs with examination requirements in mind

    • Covers key cases, legislation and principles clearly and concisely so you can recall information confidently

    • Contains easy to use diagrams, definition boxes and work points  to help you understand difficult concepts

    • Provides self test opportunities throughout for you to check your understanding

    • Illustrates how to compile the ideal set of revision notes

    • Covers the essential modules of study for undergraduate llb and conversion-to-law GDL/CPE courses

    • Additional online revision guidance such as sample essay plans, interactive quizzes and a glossary of legal terms at www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk

    Chapter 1: Initial Matters  Chapter 2: The UK Constitution  Chapter 3: Constitutional Conventions  Chapter 4: Responsible Government and Accountability  Chapter 5: Separation of Powers and Judicial Independence Chapter 6: Parliament and Supremacy  Chapter 7: Monarchy and Prerogative  Chapter 8: The Rule of Law  Chapter 9: The European Union  Chapter 10: Judicial Review 1: Introduction and Procedure  Chapter 11: Judicial Review 2: Grounds for Judicial Review  Chapter 12: The Convention and the Human Rights Act 1998  Chapter 13: Freedom of Expression


    Dr John McGarry is a Senior Lecturer in law at Edge Hill University.