Law (Applied) - Extended Certificate

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  • GCSEs to include a Grade 4 in English
  • Enrichment opportunities run across the department and have included guest speakers, educational conferences, national competitions, visits to Europe and New York
  • Many students go on to study business-related degrees. Others use their knowledge to pursue business-related careers and interests, including setting up their own business.

Course summary

The Extended Certificate in Applied Law is a vocational course aimed at people who enjoy learning in a practical, work-related way. It has been designed to provide high quality, industry recognised qualifications that will develop your communication and employability skills, preparing you for higher education and/or employment.

The course provides an understanding of the English legal system and the various people involved in its operation. You will gain knowledge of the processes by which laws are created and look at examples of current cases to further your understanding of how the law works.