This Landlord and Tenant Module is designed to expand your knowledge on the law of landlord and tenant and its application to leasehold conveyancing.
The Landlord and Tenant Module is divided into 10 sections:
Section 1: Characteristics of a Lease & Pre-Letting Issues
Section 2: Creating a Tenancy & Types of Tenancy
Section 3: Leasehold Covenants including Repairs
Section 4: Enforceability of Leasehold Covenants, Remedies & Termination
Section 5: The Rent Act 1977
Section 6: The Housing Act 1988
Section 7: Mobile Homes & Unlawful Eviction and Harassment
Section 8: Commercial Tenancies
Section 9: Long Leases
Section 10: Agricultural Tenancies
The Level 6 Diploma is equivalent to the final year of a degree. Typically, the Level 6 Diploma should take between 18-24 months to complete but, depending on prior knowledge of the subject and your circumstances, the Level 6 Diploma could be completed in 12 months .
Where a student intends to complete the Level 6 Diploma in 18-24 months, the Landlord & Tenant module would usually be completed in 6-8 months. As mentioned above, this module could be completed over a longer or shorter period depending on prior knowledge of the subject and your circumstances.
ALO will tailor your module and the support offered to help you achieve your desired outcome, in your desired timeframe.
To apply for the Level 6 Diploma you need to have completed the Level 4 Diploma in Conveyancing Law and Practice. You may qualify for an exemption from these entry requirements if you have a Law Degree or a Graduate Diploma in Law.
To apply for the Landlord and Tenant module, simply click "Apply Now" and complete the checkout process.
You can apply for an exemption for the Landlord and Tenant module where you have a Law Degree/Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) and have passed a Legal Practice Course and have passed the Advanced/Commercial Property Law elective or similar qualification.
To apply for an exemption you will need to provide us with evidence of your prior qualification. We will map your prior learning to the learning outcomes of the Landlord & Tenant module and confirm whether you are eligible for an exemption.
Students transitioning from an external qualification to SQA must achieve at least one module without exemption to be awarded an SQA Diploma.
This module is assessed by way of written examination which can be sat in March or September.
You can enhance your training to qualify as a Licensed Conveyancer. To qualify, you will need to complete 1200 hours of practical experience in addition to completing the Level 6 Diploma in Conveyancing Law and Practice (or equivalent if applying for exemptions).
To qualify you must submit to firstname.lastname@example.org:
2. certified proof of identity and proof of current address;
4. Any supporting documents relating to conduct, financial and mental health disclosures.
After completing the Level 6 Diploma in Conveyancing Law and Practice, with the requisite amount of practical experience you could then qualify as a Licensed Conveyancer.
With further experience, you could go on to manage a conveyancing department in a large firm, or set up your own conveyancing practice.
You could also take further training to become a solicitor.