The primary purpose of this RQF qualification is to support your progression to higher education, specifically to an LLB or BA degree course relating to law. The 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. For more information, please visit our progression routes page progression routes page. Or contact us 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 Level 3 Diploma in Law.
|The English Legal System||3||15||90|
|Legal Terminology and Communication||3||15||90|
|Academic and Research Skills for Law||3||15||9|
There are no formal requirements for specific prior qualifications or levels of attainment. However, if you have not already achieved a level 2 qualification in English and/or maths, you will normally be expected to take a GCSE or Level 2 Functional Skills qualification alongside this Diploma in order to support your progression to higher education.
Fee & Funding
Further Education Programmes are self-Funded* Programme Fee £1200 + £100 registration (flexibility of payment available, please inquire from one of our team members) Methods of delivery Programme duration 3/ 6 months, 1 day a week
Although the qualification is primarily intended to support your progression to higher education, the introductory skills, knowledge and understanding that you will gain would be of use in various job roles in a legal setting, such as legal secretary or administrator, including those offered through school/college-leaver traineeships or fast-track programmes. Top Positions - Legal secretary, Office Manager, Consultant, Legal advisor