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Law (AQA) at Stanford & Corringham Sixth Form Centre

Course description

An A level qualification in Law will prepare you for a wide variety of university degree courses, as it will develop your skills of analysis, comprehension, academic writing and debating.

Law is a well-respected subject and success in this course is likely to make you attractive to prospective employers and university admissions tutors alike. Students should be aware that the A-level is not required in order to study for a university degree in law.

Course content

The A level course is modular, with two or three modules studied each year.

Examinations are taken in June.

AS modules focus on:

• Nature of Law and the English legal system

• Criminal Law

A2 modules focus on:

• Tort

• Law of contract

• Human Rights

Entry requirements

5 GCSE passes at grades 9 - 5 (including English Language at grade 5). A Humanities GCSE at grade 5 is also preferred.

Future opportunities

Law opens up avenues to many exciting career areas including:

* Solicitor

* Barrister

* Court Clerk

* Customs Official

* Legal Executive

* Paralegal

* Police Officer

* Politician

* Banker

* Local Government Officer & Social Worker.

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: 18 October 2017
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