Course Overview

This course will give you an understanding of law in today’s society and raises awareness of the rights and responsibilities of individuals.

You will apply this knowledge to real life case studies to develop your own analytical ability, decision making and problem solving skills.

Course Structure

Core content:

  • The Nature of Law and the English Law System
  • Criminal Law
  • Tort.


  • Law of Contract
  • Human Rights.

Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at a minimum of Grade C/4 (including Mathematics) and English Language at a minimum of Grade C/5.


This course helps to develop skills that are highly sought after by universities and employers including: decision making, problem solving and analytical thinking skills.

How You Will Be Assessed

This is a linear exam and all three exams will be taken at the end of the two-year course.

Paper 1 - two hour exam (33% of final grade)

Paper 2 - two hour exam (33% of final grade)

Paper 3 - two hour exam (33% of final grade).


Information, Advice and Support

Careers Guidance

Help with choosing the right course and with thinking about where this might take you in the future.
Tel: 01274 433043
Email: [email protected]

Student Finance

Money matters - you may be entitled to financial support whilst you study.
Tel: 01274 433246.
Email: [email protected]

Learning Support

Support for applicants with a learning difficulty, disability, illness or other learning need.
Tel: 01274 438999
Email: [email protected]

For all other queries call 01274 088088

Tuition Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken. Actual costs can be obtained from our FE Registry team.
Tel: 01274 433172
Email: [email protected].