A Level Law

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title GCE A Level in Law
Code LAW1
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This subject will develop a comprehensive understanding of the role of Law in today‚Äôs society, alongside an awareness of the rights and responsibilities of individuals and how this applies to their lives. 

You will learn where the law comes from: parliamentary law making, delegated legislation and European Union Law. The way in which judges make law will be investigated as will the structure and role of the Courts. 

An understanding of substantive law will include the study and application of Criminal Law (offences against the person), Tort Law and the Law of Contract.


You will study:

  • The nature of Law and the English Legal System
  • Criminal Law
  • Tort Law
  • Law of Contract 

During the course you will develop transferable and higher-order skills that are highly regarded by both Higher Education providers and employers.

How will it be delivered?

100% Exam 

Entry requirements

The minimum requirement is at least 5 GCSEs at Grade 5 including Maths, plus English Language at Grade 6 - students must also gain a minimum of a Grade 5 in any GCSE which is directly related to Law (if studied).

Your next steps...

Many of our students have progressed to University and studied Law or related degrees.

Alternatively students have progressed to Apprenticeships in Law and related areas.

Potential Careers

  • Solicitor 
  • Barrister
  • Licensed conveyancer
  • Judge
  • Coroner
  • Mediator