Have you always had an interest in the Law?
Do you want to know more about the way that the UK legal system works, such as the Courts system and Police processes? How about learning about real life case examples to explain how to build a case to solve a violent crime? If these appeal to you then BTEC Law is the course for you!
BTEC Extended Certificate (equivalent to 1 A-Level)
- Dispute Solving in Civil Law
- Applying the Law
- Aspects of Family Law
- Investigating Aspects of Criminal Law and the Legal System
Learn about the way the UK Legal system works
Look at exciting topics such as Family Law and Homicide
Find out about the careers available in Law
Benefit from a variety of guest speakers, from local Magistrates to University professors
Build up knowledge which is applicable across a range of varied career paths and is useful for everyday life
Coursework – 50% Pearson Edexcel
External Assessment – 50%
Where Courses Become Careers
Those who study BTEC Law progress to higher education to study law, criminology and forensic science. Legal apprenticeships are also becoming a more popular route into the legal profession for students.
Career options include: Armed Forces, Law, Policing, Business & Criminology.
Make your mark
How SFC will help you to boost your CV by developing your skills and qualifications…
There are many of the Stoke6th Graduate attributes that studying law help you to develop. These include resilience, independence, analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills. All of these skills would support you in your transition to higher education as well as the work place.