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Law A Level at East Sussex College

Course description

This course is designed for those looking to pursue a career in the fascinating and intriguing world of law, business and management as well as preparing you for further studies in any subject at university. Today’s budding lawyers are quick thinkers, who are able to put forward a well-balanced argument vital for any path you wish to take in life. You will need to have strong literacy skills as there is so much more to law than merely solving crimes.

Entry requirements

You will need to meet our standard entry requirements.

You will need at least GCSE English Language grade B/6.


There will be three written exams at the end of two year’s study, which will formally decide your grade. You will also be informally assessed every three weeks to ensure that you are on track to achieve at least your minimum target grade. Homework will also be set weekly, to ensure that you stay on track.

Future opportunities

This course can provide a pathway to a degree and career in law. Added to this, you can move on to any undergraduate degree. Alternatively, you may wish to consider a legal apprenticeship or start a career in law by studying with CILEx, to become a legal executive.

Further information

This course also benefits from visiting lecturers including local authors and international journalists. Please note it is expected that learners will undertake around five hours of home study per week in addition to classes at the College.

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: 30 January 2019
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Course code: 6108/011
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