Law at Palmer's College
Law is a valuable subject as it affects so much of our lives. The course allows you to question a Barrister who will come to the College and give you a talk on how the legal profession operates and you will visit the Old Bailey.
• Law making - the legal system
• Introduction to criminal liability and introduction to tort
• Fatal offences against the person including murder, voluntary manslaughter, involuntary manslaughter; non-fatal offences
against the person and defences
• Offences against property including theft and robbery, burglary, blackmail, fraud, making off without payment, criminal damage
You must also study: Law and morals, law and justice, judicial creativity and fault.
Minimum of four Cs and two Bs at GCSE which must include a grade B in English Language or another written subject.
Many students each year go on to university to study Law or related subjects such as Politics or Criminology. As well as legal careers, Law is useful for a large number of careers, including journalism, the police, social services, careers in central and local government and opportunities in Europe.
More information is available from the College website.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Palmer's College directly.