A Level Law (September 2024 Start)
Start Date: 05/09/2024
Start Time: 09:00
End Date: 26/06/2026
End Time: 17:00
Day(s): Monday to Friday
Site: College Main Site
A Level Law provides you with knowledge and understanding of the English legal system and you will develop legal reasoning skills allowing you to apply the law to scenarios. You will also evaluate and analyse the law to construct legal arguments and provide reasoned conclusions.
GCE A Level in Law
After The Course
Law degree and post graduate qualifications to qualify as a solicitor or barrister. Degree in another subject. Apprenticeship such as the paralegal or solicitor apprenticeship.
What Will I Learn
The English legal system which includes; civil and criminal courts and legal personnel. Law making which includes; Parliamentary law making, delegated legislation, EU law. Criminal law which includes; offences against the person (murder and manslaughter), non-fatal offences against the person (GBH, ABH, assault and battery), offences against property (theft, robbery and burglary) and defences. The Law of tort includes negligence, occupiers liability, nuisance and defences. Either contract law or human rights law and nature of law.
The course is taught by well qualified and experienced lectures who are dedicated to ensuring student success through effective curriculum delivery and high-quality pastoral support. The team includes staff with relevant sector expertise.
Teaching Learning and Assessment
Variety of delivery methods including classroom activities, professional discussions, digitally-enabled activity, presentations and directed study.
As a student, you will have weekly tutorials that are used for one to one support, progress updates, employability skills and preparation for University.
How Will I Be Assessed
You will be assessed by 3 exams at the end of the second year.
- Five GCSE's at grade 4 or above.
- Including English and Maths at grade 5 (or above).
No specific experience is required for this course but a keen interest in Law is essential.
How To Apply
Clicking "Apply" will add the A Level programme to your list of interested courses. During the checkout process you will be able to select the A Level subjects you would like to study.