Business and Law

Welcome to Law

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About Law

Follow your passion and study a hugely respected, rewarding, and challenging subject. Investigate the English Legal System and understand why we live the way we do.

Explore both private and public law through analysing case studies and taking part in mock trials. From Police Powers to Criminal law, Human Rights, and Law-Making, you'll get a fantastic grounding that will enable you to pursue a huge range of progression paths.

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Entry Requirements

Both courses require you to have achieved 5 GCSE Grade 4s (or equivalent) including English Language.

A-level Law - additional entry criteria:

  • 5 in GCSE English Language and English Literature
Sarah Younis

Sarah Younis

Lisa Davies

Lisa Davies

Abby Mahony

Abby Mahony

Catriona Harris

Catriona Harris

Meet Your Teachers

Our Law Team have a wealth of industry expertise.

They come from a wide range of business and educational backgrounds which is shared across all courses, ensuring that you learn from real-world knowledge and experience.

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Law Student: Fiza

'I enjoyed studying Law in such a practical way; weekly debates, daily cahoots and lots of other fun activities all helped me to love law the way I do now'

Fiza studied: A-level Law, Business BTEC, and Psychology

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Law Alumni: Khadijah

"I chose to study Law as a lifelong aspiration of mine has been to work in the legal sector as a Barrister. I've thoroughly enjoyed this course as it is taught in an interesting and engaging way, by passionate teachers. Even if you do not plan on pursuing a legal career, it provides you with interesting and fundamental knowledge of the legal system that governs our daily lives. I am going to University to study Law."

Khadijah studied: Law, Psychology and Sociology

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Law Videos

Take a look at these recordings from our previous Live Events.

Hear our subject specialists talk about different aspects of the courses and answering questions from other students interested in studying Business at St Brendan's.

Law Virtual Open Event

Law FAQs

Law Btec

Law A-level VS Law BTEC

A-level Law

  • 0% Coursework and 100% Exams
  • 3 x 1.5 hour Lessons Per Week

BTEC Applied Law (1 A-level Equivalent)

  • 42% Coursework and 58% Exams
  • 3 x 1.5 hour Lessons Per Week

Careers & Courses Law Students Progress to

Law students from St Brendan's progress to a wide range of university courses and apprenticeships.

Every year our dedicated Careers Teams arrange Careers Fairs and sector-specific events for students to explore all of their options. They also arrange talks from industry experts and St Brendan's Alumni.

Throughout your time at St Brendan's, the Careers Team door is always open for one-to-one appointments and advice and guidance.


Use the Pathways tool below to explore various progression routes to numerous careers through Higher Education courses and Apprenticeships.

Are You Ready?

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