Unit 5 Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business


This front sheet must be completed by the learner (where appropriate) and included with the work submitted for assessment.


Learner Name
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Date Issued
05.10.15
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Qualification
Level 4 Edexcel BTEC Higher National in Business (QCF)
Unit 5
Aspects of Contract and Negligence for Business – 15 credits
Assignment 1 will give learners the opportunity to achieve:
Learning Outcome 1 – understand the essential elements of a valid contract in a business context
Learning Outcome 2 be able to apply the elements of a contract in business situations
LearningOutcome 3 – understand principles of liability in negligence in business activities
Learning Outcome 4 be able to apply principles of liability in negligence in business activities

Criteria
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To achieve the criteria the evidence must show that
the learner is able to:
Task
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Page
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1
a)    explain the importance of the essential elements required for the formation of a valid contract
b)    discuss the impact of different types of contract
c)    analyse terms in contracts with reference to their meaning and effect


2
a)    apply the elements of contract in given business scenarios
b)    apply the law on terms in different contracts
c)    evaluate the effect of different terms in given contracts


3
a)    contrast liability in tort with contractual liability
b)    explain the nature of liability in negligence
c)    explain how a business can be vicariously liable


4
a)    apply the elements of the tort of negligence and
defences in different business situations
b)    apply the elements of vicarious liability in given business situations




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