Law A Level AQA

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code Law3
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

Studying law gives students an understanding of the role of law in today's society and raises their awareness of the rights and responsibilities of individuals. By learning about legal rules and how and why they apply to real life, students also develop their analytical ability, decision making, critical thinking and problem-solving skills. All these skills are highly sought after by higher education and employers.

 

Topics are clearly structured and include:

 

• The nature of law and the English legal system

• Private law

• Public law

• Legal skills

Details

The course is assessed through three examination units comprising:

  • Paper 1:

· The nature of law and the English legal system

· Criminal law

  • Paper 2:

· The nature of law and the English legal system

· Tort

  • Paper 3:

· The nature of law and the English legal system

· Human rights

How will it be delivered?

The course is examined through three exams at the end of year two. 

Entry requirements

We would recommend a grade 6 at GCSE in the chosen or a related subject, along with at least a grade 6 in English.

Your next steps...

Students who study law may choose to apply for further law or legal studies at university. This course is also accepted as a good academic A Level for many higher education options.

Recently students have gone on to study business-management, criminology and psychology with law.