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A Level

Exam Board: A Level Law – OCR

Course Summary

A Level Law allows you to explore the fascinating workings of our legal system, the people in it, who influences our lawmakers, what our rights and responsibilities and how to enforce them.

After studying Law at Barton Peveril you will be able to critically analyse legal decisions, arguing effectively and with authority about legal decisions that affect our lives and law’s impact on justice, morality and society.

Entry Requirements

  • GCSEs to include a minimum Grade 5 in English
  • Minimum average GCSE score of 5.5



  • Legal System
  • Criminal Law
  • Law Making
  • Law of Tort
  • The Nature of Law
  • Contract Law

Why choose this course?

  • Field trips
  • Topical issues covered across both years
  • Visits from prestigious academic and industry experts.

Where might it lead?

Law leads to a vast range of options both in further study and in employment, with students going on to study and work in law (as a lawyer), Business, Education, Policing, Finance, Trading Standards and local or national Government.


This course is 100% examination based.


Jarred Bailey Horne

"I enjoy the lessons as they are very interactive and the support is great. I have an understanding of what I would like to do after College all thanks to my teachers and the Careers department."

Read more about Jarred and some of our other students.