Access to Higher Education Diploma: Law (Level 3)

Access to Higher Education Diploma: Law (Level 3)

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Thinking of studying law? Becoming a barrister, solicitor or working within the legal profession? Are you over 19 and looking to get back into education?

Our Level 3 Access to Law Diploma is the perfect opportunity for you to study law, gain A levels required for study and kickstart your career in the legal industry.

The Access to Law Diploma is a one year full time programme which prepares you to study for a Law degree.

 
Duration 1 year
Study mode Full Time
Start date 02/09/2019
Campus University Centre
Course code 13085-01
Fee £3,022 (subject to change) (Advanced Learner Loan Eligible)

What you learn

Modules include:

  • Consumer Law
  • Employment Law
  • Law and morality
  • Law in action
  • Sources of English law
  • The court system and legal personnel
  • The elements of a crime
  • The formation of a contract
  • The Law of Homicide
  • Law of Negligence
  • Academic writing
  • Exam technique and practice
  • Exploring Family Law
  • The Higher Education toolkit

Benefits / Skills you will develop

You will develop academic skills, knowledge and understanding to enable you to progress to higher education.

How you will be assessed

You will be assessed using different methods including assignments, research projects, presentations and exams. This is subject to change as the course is constantly reviewed and developed. All work is internally moderated and externally moderated by assessors from the awarding body Certa.

Where is the course delivered (facilities / classrooms)

University Centre.

Entry requirements

You must be 19 years of age by 1st September in the year the course starts.

Students must hold a level 2 pass in English and maths before enrolling onto an Access to HE course. This would be an A-C in GCSE’s or Level 2 functional skills. If a student with level 2 functional skills wishes to study a GCSE alongside their Access to HE course they can, but we would recommend only one due to the demands of both courses. Those students without a pass at level two can be supported to achieve these qualifications though our GCSE and Step Up programmes before enrolling on their Access to HE Course. 

 

What's next

After successful completion of this course you could progress onto our Law and Criminal Studies Foundation Degree and then onto our LLB Hons.

Alternatively you could seek higher education at another university of your choice, seek employment within the industry or go onto an higher level apprenticeship.

Following your application to an Access HE course you are strongly advised to research the individual entry requirements for the HE courses and universities you wish to progress to.

Campus Locations

University Centre

Park Lane
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS3 1AA
0113 216 2406
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 0.6 MilesWebsite