Defences: Necessity defences

This topic forms part of the criminal law unit and counts towards the A level award.

  • Self-defence/prevention of crime.
  • Duress.
  • Duress of circumstances.
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Units and Topics

The following units are part of the AQA A Level Law 7162 from 2017 course

A Level Law: The nature of law and the English legal system.

A Level Law: Criminal law

A Level Law: Tort

A Level Law Option B: Human rights

A Level Law Option A: Contract law