ATHE Law Diploma Level 3

Course Type College
Qualification Level 3
Start Date September 2020
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ATHE Law Diploma Level 3

This exciting qualification is an advanced technical qualification, equivalent to one A Level and is delivered over one year.
This course is ideal if you wish to specialise or progress into a legal career through employment, higher or degree apprenticeships or further study (this qualification attracts UCAS points for progression to Higher Education).
Achieving this qualification will also provide you with the essential skills required for employment in the legal sector as a Legal Assistant/Junior Paralegal (or equivalent job title), including legal research, legal drafting and professional conduct.
This course is delivered alongside the BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Applied Law.

Please note: you must be aged 16 or above to complete this course.

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • 4 GCSEs at grade 4 (grade C) or above
  • GCSE 4(C)
  • GCSE 4/5(C/B) Lang/Lit
What will I learn?
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  • Introduction to the law and legal system in England and Wales
  • Practical legal skills
  • Law of contract
  • Tort law
  • Law of crime
  • Land and property law

I progressed from studying the Applied Law Diploma to study the FdA Law at University Centre South Devon.  It was such a rewarding decision providing me with the first steps into my career and the tutors were amazing, helpful and insightful.Jasmin Arthurs

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

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