Courses Catalogue

Commercial Law (hire Purchase & Agency)

COURSE CODE: LB3208
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Law (LL.B)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Law
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

This course will help the students to understand the modalities of hire purchase agreement and also the role of agents in business dealings. 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course, students should be able to:

  • Analyze the legal obligations of the hirer and  the owner in the hire-

Purchase transaction.

  1. Discuss  how the business of hire-purchase is regulated and the remedies  of the parties.
  2. Explain the agent principal relationship and attendant rights and       obligations.
  3. Explore the role of agents in the goods and service industry.