AS/A Level Law
The course provides grounding in the main principles of law prevailing in England and Wales. Candidates are encouraged to develop their knowledge, understanding and critical awareness of the structure, personnel and operation of the English Legal System. They study three areas of substantive law; the law of contract, tort and criminal law. Throughout the course candidates are encouraged and expected to develop their skills of analysis and problem solving through the application of legal rules.
Modules and Assessment
Assessment is by way of one written paper in each of the four modules with each paper lasting 1 hour 30 minutes. The papers are a mix of essay and problem solving questions.