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Law and Legal Studies : Level 2 BTEC Certificate ( = 1 GCSE)

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type National Certificate (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Students will learn through a variety of teaching methods with teacher-led lessons. Students will produce individual projects and assignments involving research which students will be expected to work on their own account. Homework is a regular feature. Law is taught in a well-resourced subject base with the most up-to-date materials and ICT facilities.


This course consists of three units:

  • Unit 1 - An introduction to the English Legal System
  • Unit 2 - An introduction to police powers and procedures
  • Unit 4 - An introduction to criminal law and procedure 

How will it be delivered?

This course is 100% coursework and is graded PASS or FAIL. You must complete an assignment for each unit. Completing and passing this course will enable you to achieve a Level 2 qualification equivalent to 1 GCSE at Grade C/4.

Entry requirements

As part of a Level 2 programme a minimum of 5 grade Ds/ 3s at GCSE, or equivalent, including English Language.

Your next steps...

If you meet the entry requirements you can progress to BTEC Level 3 Applied Law.

What does the course combine well with?

Studying Law links well with English, Psychology, Business Studies and Humanities.


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