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Law AS level at The Thomas Aveling School

Course description

At AS, candidates develop a knowledge and understanding of the legal system and an ability to evaluate its operation and performance. The specification introduces substantive law and requires simple application of aspects of criminal law and civil law (either tort or contract)

 

Course content

Unit 1: Law Making and the Legal System (examined unit)

Unit 2: The Concept of Liability (examined unit)      

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSE (or equivalent) passes at Grade A* - C, including B grade in English.

Future opportunities

The study of law helps develop the learner’s analytical ability and critical thinking. It also develops problem solving skills through the application of legal rules. Study at AS/A2 level provides a useful background for the further study of law either  as the main subject or subsidiary part of a degree, foundation degree or for the many professional qualifications which have a law component.

 

The study of law helps develop the learner’s analytical ability and critical thinking. It also develops problem solving skills through the application of legal rules. Study at AS/A2 level provides a useful background for the further study of law either  as the main subject or subsidiary part of a degree, foundation degree or for the many professional qualifications which have a law component.

 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Thomas Aveling School directly.

Last updated date: 20 September 2016
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  • Start date: Next September

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