Law - AQA AS/A Level at East Durham College
Unit 1A: Law making & Unit 1 B: The legal system
Unit 2A: Criminal liability & Unit 2C: The law of contract
Unit 3: Criminal Law—offences against the person
Unit 4A: Criminal law—offences against property & Unit 4C: Concepts of law
Unit 1: Law Making
•Parliamentary law making
Unit 2: The Legal System
•Civil and criminal courts
•The legal profession
Unit 3: Criminal Law - Offences Against the Person
Unit 4: Criminal Law - Offences Against Property
Unit 5: Concepts of Law
For a 3 A level programme you will need to have a minimum of 5 A* - C grade passes at GCSE which includes English and Mathematics.
For a 4 A level programme you will need to have a minimum of 6 A* - C grade passes at GCSE which includes English and Mathematics; it is expected that the majority of passes will be at A* - A grade.
100% exam based.
If you have been a UK resident for the past 3 years and are under the age of 19 on the 31st August, you will not usually need to pay any course fees.
Law is a very useful subject which can be studied for it’s own sake or to support entry into a variety of professions. Progression routes include: Solicitor, barrister, legal executive, and politician. However, law is also useful for professions such as social work, nursing, historian, journalism, teaching and lecturing, marketing/advertising, business and finance.
Students may go on to study at University. Subjects include Law, History, Sociology, Business, Psychology and English.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact East Durham College directly.