Please select how you would like to attend your Law course:
Pathway: Legal, Finance & Accounting
Available Study Options:
Apprenticeship, Full Time Print
Level 2 - Legal Studies - Full Time Duration One Year
You will be introduced to areas of law and learn about the legal environment and both criminal and contract law. You will also have the opportunity to practice the skills you have learnt on work experience and visit the magistrates court.
Level 3 - Extended Diploma in Applied and Business - Full Time Duration Two Years
You will study the legal system, criminal, contract and family law and how businesses operate, looking specifically at areas such as marketing and Human Resources. You will undertake work experience and through our college academies you will have a business mentor, a chance to apply for a summer internship (ITV, NHS) and opportunities to be involved in a number of employer led workshops.
Work experience employers include: Clarke Wilmott, Horwich Farrelly, Tucker Solicitors, Addleshaw Goddard, Monarch Solicitors, Plexus Law, Wrigley Claydon, First Choice Homes and Oldham Council Registrars Department.
For Level two you will be assessed by course work and external exams.
For Level three you will be assessed by course work and external exams.
Level 2 progression opportunities are to Level 3 in Law or Business, an Paralegal apprenticeship or Business Admin apprenticeship and employment.
Level 3 progression opportunities are to university (Law or Business Management with pathways in HR, Marketing, Accounting), a Paralegal apprenticeship and employment.
Job opportunities are in the varied in the legal sectors and administration.
Entry Level Courses :
Skills for Life & Work
No formal qualifications are required for this course, although evidence of personal progression from previous education establishments would be beneficial.
These courses are specifically designed for learners with a special educational need (SEND).
Skills & Employability
English & maths GCSE Grades G-U / 1 or English & maths Functional Skills Entry Level 3
Full Time ESOL
No formal qualification are required for this course, you will recieve an offer of a place subject to passing an assessment;
Full Time GCSE Re-sit Study Course
You will receive an offer of a place on the course subject to passing an assessment.
Full Time Level 1 Course
English & Maths GCSE Grades E-G/1- 2 or English & Maths Functional Skills Entry Level 3.
Full Time Level 2 Course
Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grade D/3 including English and Maths or a vocational qualification Level 1 in the chosen subject, plus GCSE grade D/3 in both English and Maths.
English & Maths Functional Skills Level 1 will be accepted as an alternative to GCSEs.
Full time Level 3 Course
Minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades A-C/4-9 (including English and Maths) or a vocational qualification Level 2 in the chosen subject,
English & Maths Functional Skills Level 2 will be accepted as an alternative to GCSEs in some subject areas.
Minimum of 4 GCSE passes but English and Maths GCSE must be Grade 4 or above.
T levels in Science and Healthcare Science will also require a minimum of a grade 4 in a GCSE Science subject.
You can apply for this programme via the Apply Now button, at the top.
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If you are aged between 16 and 18 when you start your course and are taking a course leading to a qualification, the tuition and exam fees are free. However, there may be some additional costs for optional trips, recommended text books and professional start up kits. We have a bursary scheme to assist with these costs.
It is important that you come along and speak to one of our staff about your choice/s.
Once we receive your application, you will be invited in to speak to a tutor or a member of the Apprenticeship team to discuss your application.
This will provide you with the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about the course/Apprenticeship and to see our facilities.