Five 9 – 4 (A* – C) grades at GCSE including a minimum of grade 4 (C) in GCSE English Language.
If you are interested in joining the College, we will arrange a meeting with an experienced subject counsellor who will help you choose a course programme that best suits your ambitions and achievements.
All entry requirement details are correct at the time of publication, however, the College may need to make some changes in the light of student demand, staff availability and external factors beyond the College’s control.
Year One Units:
Year Two Units:
Are you thinking of a career in law and planning to apply to university? If you like researching, reading, discussing and arguing and have an interest in how the Law works, then this could be the course for you. Law is fascinating because it is all around us. If you travelled to us by road, the speed limits along the roads are set by law. The number of people allowed on the bus are set by law. The bus fare you paid is set by law. These are just a few examples of how Law works.
Law is academic, challenging and practical and is a subject well-respected by universities as a good basis for studying anything, as it teaches you a wide variety of skills, including essay writing, research and analysis.
Three exams at the end of Year 2
If you choose to continue your studies of Law there are many courses in higher education to choose from, some specialise in Law whilst others offer a chance to combine subjects. A Level Law is also highly valued by employers, not just in the legal professions but in a whole range of careers in areas such as Commerce, Business and Management, The skills you will develop on this course, such as being able to see both sides of an argument or being able to distinguish the relevant from the irrelevant, will be of value to you throughout your life.
As an approximate guideline Law requires 4 -5 hours of independent study each week.
Course textbook and workbooks for each topic will be provided for you
This course is taught using traditional methods, although you will also take part in discussions and debates, a mock trial, and see how the law works through videos and internal research.
You will have lectures from guest speakers; take part in educational visits to the Magistrates’ Court and the Crown Court, The Crown Court in Lincoln Castle, master class sessions at the Universities of Hull & Nottingham as well as a visit to Hull Prison.