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Law at Seaton Burn College

Course description


You will study the courts, both civil and criminal courts and look at how they work. You will learn the extent of Police Powers and what they can and cannot do. You will study the Legal Profession as well as look at those who work in the Law who are not qualified.You will also gain an understanding of Sources of Law i.e. where the law comesfrom.


You will study Criminal law for the whole year including: Principles of criminal liability, attempted crimes, murder and manslaughter, offences against the person, general defences, offences against property.

Entry requirements

At least 5 GCSE grades A* to C and a grade B or above in English is recommended.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years