Level 3 Law

ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Law

The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Law is a 60 credit qualification and is the equivalent level to an A-Level or Access to HE Qualification. It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to study a law degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required.

Learners who complete this qualification can progress to study a variety of Bachelor’s Degrees at a university such as our partner universities including The University of Northampton and The University of Bedfordshire. For more information, please visit our progression routes page.

The qualification provides learners with an introduction to law and the legal system as well as key academic, research and communication skills to support learners in their development.

Learners must complete 4 mandatory units worth 60 credits to achieve the ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Law.

This qualification is eligible for Advanced Learner Loans through the Education and Skills Funding Agency in the 2017-2018 session. Please see the Advanced learner loans qualifications catalogue 2017-2018 for more details.

You can download the Level 3 Law Information Sheet here.

If you would like to offer this qualification, please complete our short form to receive further information on the process or call 01603 760030 for more information.

Units within this qualification
Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
The English Legal System 3 15 90
Contract Law 3 15 90
Legal Terminology and Communication 3 15 90
Academic and Research Skills for Law 3 15 90
Qualification specifications
Level 3

Statement of Purpose

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Level 3 in Law
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