The BTEC in Applied Law offers an exciting alternative to anyone interested in studying Law, but who prefers a course with some coursework assignments rather than exams. This fascinating course allows students to explore Law and the legal system through practical activities and by applying the law to scenarios. Students will study key aspects of the English legal system, how laws are made, and areas of criminal and civil law. Students will develop their interest for law through seeing the legal system in action.
Applied law can enhance your chances of being accepted into university. It is also a useful subject for students wishing to go into employment at the end of Sixth Form. This qualification provides a good foundation to move on to law related careers such as a legal secretary or progression to the Institute of legal executive exams. It can also contribute to progression to higher education courses such as Law, Criminology or Business Studies.