Why should I study this course?
If you want to become a lawyer and go on to study for a law degree then this course will prepare you as it covers fundamental legal topics. You will gain an understanding of the modern sources of English law including Common Law and the role of Parliament. You will study the Judicial system and learn to understand the differences between the civil and criminal courts. You will learn about the defences available for violent crimes. You will also learn about the effect EU law has had on the UK courts.
What will I study on this course?
Criminal and Youth Justice – The Legal Framework
European Union Law
Introduction to Contract Law
Non fatal Offences Against the Person
The Judicial System
Understanding English Law
Understanding Actus Reus and Mens Rea (Ungraded)
Study Skills and English Language
Producing a Written Assignment
Research and Referencing
English for Academic Study
What will I achieve?
Progression to higher education in:
Other Law Degrees
Business and Management Degree