After studying this course, you should be able to:
understand the general concept of a constitutional framework
understand the factors contributing to constitutional change – both evolutionary and revolutionary – by looking at the constitutional frameworks of South Africa, Germany, Canada and the UK
identify and describe key characteristics of the UK constitution
understand the historic aspects of the constitutional developments of the UK and their relevance in constitutional law today
reflect critically on the UK constitution by studying and comparing the constitutional frameworks and history of South Africa, Germany and Canada.