Key Stage 5

LAW
OCR H134 and H534     

THE AS and A2 LEVEL PROGRAMMES OF STUDY

AS LEVEL

  • police powers
  • the types of cases different courts hear
  • how laws are made
  • the training, work and supervision of solicitors, barristers, juries and magistrates
  • criminal & civil trial procedure
  • alternative dispute resolution
  • law reform
  • sentencing once convicted

A2 LEVEL

  • offences against property (theft, burglary, robbery)
  • offences against people (murder, manslaughter, ABH, GBH)
  • attempted offences
  • defences such as insanity, necessity, self-defence and intoxication