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Law (Applied) BTEC Level 3 at Deanery High School and Sixth Form College

Course description

Knowledge of the law can give people more power over their lives and provide information on your rights. From buying a sandwich to posting on ‘Twitter’ the law influences everything we do. Law is about more than just rules or criminality, law is about justice and fairness and how our legal system attempts to meet the needs of everyone in our society. You cannot escape the law, everything you do or anything you want to do is either against or protected by the country’s laws. Law is a subject that is new, fresh, current and dynamic. It will challenge you but also surprise you.

Course content

BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Applied Law (30 credits) In year one you will study three compulsory units. Unit 1 – Dispute Solving Unit 2 – Understanding Law Making Unit 3 – Aspects of Legal liability On successful completion of these three units you will gain a BTEC level 3 Certificate in Applied Law (60 credits). *Assessment is based on a portfolio of evidence* BTEC level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Applied Law. In year two you will study three more units from a choice of Unit 4: Unlawful Homicide and Police Powers Unit 5: Aspects of Property Offences and Police Powers Unit 6: Contract Law Unit 7: Consumer Law Unit 8: Aspects of the Law of Tort.

Entry requirements

*College minimum entry requirements

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 04 January 2017
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