Law A Level


Overview

Law is a unique and fascinating subject that affects our everyday lives. It is a subject that allows us to develop a range of skills and explore many aspects of human life and behaviour, but also, it presents us with the opportunity to investigate and consider the wider aspects, of legislative procedure, our justice system and how the law protects individual rights.

A Level Law at Heartlands Academy Sixth Form is taught by Law specialists, with a unique blend of first-class honours level academics and qualified solicitor experience. The department also boasts unparalleled levels of progression against predicted grades.


Key Staff

Ms Brock

Ms Churchill


Curriculum

Year 12

  1. The System
    • Courts
    • Criminal Process
    • Solicitors & Barristers
    • Lay People
    • Legal Services
  2. The Sources
    • Doctrine of Precedent
    • Legislation
    • European Law
    • Reform

Year 13

  1. Criminal Law
    • Murder
    • Manslaughter
    • Liability
    • Attempted Crimes
    • Non-Fatal Offences
    • Defences
  2. Special Study
    • In-depth study of one of the above topics

Further Information

A Level specification


For further information regarding studying A Level Law at Heartlands Academy, please contact: Ms Brock


Mr Hussain

Mr Hussain

Head of Social Sciences