A Level – OCR 

Law is everywhere around us. It shapes the way our society works and in turn is itself shaped by the way society develops. On this course the following areas are studied: 

  • The Legal System  

  • Criminal Law 

  • Law Making  

  • The Law of Tort 

  • The Nature of Law  

  • Human Rights Law 

You will examine the way laws are made, the criminal and civil court systems and the ways in which these courts interpret the law. Through your studies you will develop your analytical, problem solving, research and communication skills.  

Assessment 

100% Exam  

Where Next 

You could go on to complete a law degree and pursue a career as a legal executive, solicitor 

or barrister. However, the skills and knowledge learnt are also relevant for a wide range of other degree courses and professions. 

More Information 

For more information about this course please see the specification below or contact the Sixth Form team.