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Law AS Level at Derby College

Course description

The impact of Law can be seen all around us in our daily lives, from headline-grabbing crimes and problem neighbours to the day-to-day issues of buying and selling goods.  A knowledge of the Law is therefore both helpful and interesting, and can provide you with excellent career prospects.

Course content

At AS Level you will cover:

  • Law Making and the Legal System
  • The Concept of Liability

At A2 Level you will cover:

  • Criminal Law (fatal and non-fatal offences against the person)
  • Tort and Concepts of Law

Entry requirements

You will need four GCSE passes at grade C or above, including Mathematics.  In addition, you will need a grade B in English Language.


There is no coursework for AS Law.  You will sit two exams in the summer.

Future opportunities

Law is an extremely useful qualification for entry to higher education to study a wide range of subjects.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Derby College directly.

Last updated date: 27 January 2016

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