Updated: Aug 5
WHAT WILL YOU STUDY?
When you are studying law as an AS or A Level student you will find that law is multi-faceted and the law plays in society. It is responsible for a variety of tasks, including but not limited to the protection of the general public, the control of business relationships, the creation of agreements, and the mediation and resolution of problems.
THE APPLICATION OF LAW
To study for AS/A Level law you need to become familiar with the style of study this is using case studies which is similar to how a law applies previous judgments to the scenario to advise a client of the outcome of their case. This method of using the "case study" technique, in which legal concepts are applied to real-life events, is one of the parts of the A level Law curriculum mimics the system of precedents that is used in our common law system.
Studying the material for the A level in Law course is made more interesting and difficult by the inclusion of both tales about actual people and discussions of true problems that exist in the real world and need to be addressed. Although the AQA examination board is the one that is used the most often for the study of AS/A level Law, other boards provide a specification that is functionally identical.
THE ENGLISH LEGAL SYSTEM
You will spend part of your time educating yourself about the English Legal System, which consists of the following: In this topic, you will concentrate on the processes that are used to create laws, both centralised within parliament and decentralised via the decisions that are made by appeals courts. You will get a grasp of the most significant institutions of the legal system, such as the hierarchy of the civil and criminal courts, as well as the countless processes and individuals who are involved in the practise of law.
CONSTITUTIONAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE LAW
You will devote some of your time to learning about the foundations of legal systems. This analyses the link between law and society, as well as morality and justice, and dives into fundamental concepts such as the "Rule of Law" and "Parliamentary Sovereignty."
OUR CON & ADD BOOKS
The Constitutional and Administrative Law book that we have written is the perfect resource for upper-level law students who are looking to strengthen the foundation of their legal education and get the greatest marks possible. If you use this resource, which provides a clear and concise presentation of all the important issues, you will be able to rapidly learn the essential ideas of this field of law, as well as succeed in both your examinations and your coursework. This is because the resource explains all the important issues in a concise manner.
You will look at Criminal Law, which includes crimes against people that end in death, like murder and both voluntary and involuntary manslaughter, as well as crimes against people that don't end in death, like assault, battery, actual bodily harm, and grievous bodily harm, and crimes against property. Also, research is done on the philosophy behind criminal law to help put things in perspective.
OUR CRIMINAL LAW BOOKS
The information included in our Core book is sufficient to serve as a dependable basis for further study in the field of AS and A level law. After that, it adds to this material to ensure that students are able to apply the substantive law using their study in a variety of situations. This is done to ensure that students are successful in passing the course. This is done to guarantee that pupils are ready for the world that awaits them after they graduate. Following that, our question and answer book provides students with instructions on how to engage with the subject matter, how to perform an in-depth study, and how to think about how the law relates to a range of different circumstances.
You will study tort law: in the AS and A levels, you will analyse a number of civil wrongs that fall under the category of torts. Some examples of torts are negligence and private nuisance. Additionally, concepts such as "responsibility" and "remedies" that are available via the judicial system are investigated and discussed in this book.
OUR TORT LAW BOOKS
Our book on tort law is perfect for students at the A level. These books, which were written specifically for law students, simplify the legal system to such an extent that reading them will guarantee your future success. The fundamental guidelines go above and beyond, helping you to consolidate what you have learned, leaving you time to concentrate what you are studying, and maximise your chances of succeeding on A level exams. They were written by experts in the field, and they discuss all of the most important topics. Each guide gives you access to all of the information that you want, and organises it in a way that is centred on providing a summary of the most significant topics and examples.
You have the choice of either specialising in Human Rights or Contract Law; both are open to you as possibilities. The study of Human Rights delves into not just the development of human rights across time, but also the philosophical underpinnings of law that form the basis of the modern approach. Contract law investigates the essential components of a legally enforceable agreement, which include an offer, an acceptance, consideration, and the parties' intention to develop legal relations with one another.
OUR CONTRACT LAW BOOKS
Our contract books includes important cases, test Q&A’s, and more. The books will demonstrate what to anticipate on a law exam, it highlights what examiners look for, and how to get more marks. Our Contract Law books include a variety of knowledge to help with contract law revision and comprehension.
THE A LEVEL EXAM
After finishing the A level course, students will then be given the opportunity to sit the final exam for the A level in Law. Students' knowledge of the law is evaluated by the AQA through the use of three different tests. These tests each include a number of multiple-choice questions, questions that require both short and extended essays, and problem scenarios in which you are required to apply the law in order to determine liability.
Paper 1 explores criminal law,
Paper 2 investigates tort law, and
Paper 3 investigates either contract law or human rights, depending on the student's chosen choice.
The assessment of the parts pertaining to the English Legal System and the Nature of the Law is distributed across the three exams and comprises 25% of the final score. for help with A Level Law have a look at our law books.