ATHE Level 3 Law
The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Law is a 60 credit Ofqual regulated 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 a law degree but may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required. 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
The ATHE level 3 Diploma consist of four core mandatory units. There are no optional units in this qualification. To be awarded the ATHE level 3 Diploma in Law learners must achieve a minimum of a Pass in all units:
- Credit Value: 60 credits
- Mode of Study: Online Blended Learning
- Assessment: Assignment
- Overall Grading Type: Pass, Merit, Distinction
- Duration: One Year
- Fees: £4500
The English Legal System
This unit provides an overview of the English Legal System to prepare learners for more substantive study in areas of
Legal Terminology and Communication: This unit develops learners’ skills and how to present information in a legal context.
Contract Law: This unit will introduce learners to the principles and key elements of contract law.
Academic and Research Skills for Law: This unit develops academic research skills and the language skills needed to be able to formally present academic research in a legal context.
- Age: 16 +
- Academic Criteria: 5 or more GCSEs at grades C and above other related level 2 subjects other equivalent international qualifications
- English Language: IELTS or Anglia Examination level B2 or above. Min 5.0 in each