This course encourages you to develop an interest and understanding of the current legal system in England and Wales.
Areas of study in year one include:
- Law making
- The civil and criminal process
- Legal personnel
- An introduction to the law of tort
- Human rights law
- Criminal law
Updated November 2019
GCSE English Language at grade B is required.
At the College you could progress to the Foundation Degree in Criminal Justice or other university degrees in law, criminology, politics, policing.
Careers prospects include entry to the legal professions, journalism, policing and the civil service.
Students will be required to purchase textbooks. Students will be encouraged to participate in highly successful educational visits, requiring a contribution from students, which complement the syllabus.
For example AS students have annually visited the Law Courts in London and A Level students have visited the European legal institutions in Brussels, Luxembourg and Strasbourg.