Law AS/A Level at New College Durham
This subject complements a variety of other AS/A2 Level courses including government and politics, sociology, business studies and philosophy. Career opportunities are many and varied from solicitor and barrister to advisor for local councils and authorities.
At AS Level you will study the English Legal System with the focus being on the Criminal Justice System:
- Crown Prosecution Service
- Jury system
- Human Rights
- Court system
At A2 Level you will focus on substantive criminal law and police powers:
- Voluntary and Involuntary Manslaughter
- Non-fatal offences
- Police Powers
This will be complemented by trips to the local courts, which will enhance your understanding of the trial process.
To study with us you will need a minimum of 5 GCSE A*-C which must include GCSE Mathematics and GCSE English.
This A Level, in combination with other subjects, provides you opportunity for further study of Law or related subjects in Higher Education.Related careers
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact New College Durham directly.