Law at Budmouth College
A rewarding mix of theory and real life, the study of Law throws light on the public worlds of news, politics and crime.
Law making by parliament and the judiciary; statutory interpretation; crime (offences against the person); tort; contract. Concepts such as law and morals and law and justice.
Lay people: juries and magistrates.
Crime: homicides; offences against the person; property offences and defences.
Tort: negligence, nuisance and occupier’s liability.
Concepts: law and morals; balancing conflicting interests and law and justice.
Seminars; discussion; independent research; quizzes and games; self and peer assessment; visits; case studies.
Grade 5 or above in English GCSE, Grade B or above in Law GCSE if taken.
AS (if taken): • 2 Written Exams
A Level: • 3 Written Exams
What could you be?
Solicitor; Barrister; Legal Executive; Police Officer; Human Resources Manager.
Where could you go?
University of Exeter - Law; University of Leicester - Law; Buckinghamshire University - Police Studies; University of West of England - Law; Local Law Firm - Legal Apprenticeship.
Recent student destinations:
University of Leicester - Law; University of Cardiff - Law; University of the West of England - Law; University of Exeter - Law; University of Portsmouth - Human Resource Management; University of Bristol - Law.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Budmouth College directly.