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Law BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at The Wellington Academy

Course description

This is a two year, full-time course which is the equivalent to one A Level and is coursework based. Year 12

  • Term 1 - Law Making:  Parliament, Delegated Legislation, Precedent and Statutory Interpretation
  • Term 2 - Legal Processes: Criminal and Civil law, Legal Personnel, Advice and Funding
  • Term 3 - Aspects of Criminal Liability: Non-Fatal Offences against the Person and Criminal Trials
  • Term 4 - Aspects of Negligence Liability: Tort of Negligence and Civil Trials 
  • Term 5 - Revision
  • Term 6 - Murder and Manslaughter
Year 13
  • Term 1 - Offences against Property: Theft, Burglary, Robbery, Criminal Damage and Blackmail
  • Term 2 - Non-fatal Offences against the Person: Assault, Battery, ABH and GBH
  • Term 3 - General Defences: Insanity, Automatism, Self-defence, Intoxication, Duress and Necessity
  • Term 4 - Legal Theory: Law and Morality, Fault, Miscarriages of Justice and Conflicting Interests
  • Term 5 - Revision

Entry requirements

5 A*-C at GCSE or equivalent including English or Maths.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Wellington Academy directly.

Last updated date: 29 September 2016

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