The legal system: the civil courts and other forms of dispute resolution.

The rule of law. This topic forms part of the nature of law and the English legal system unit and counts towards the A level award.

  • Basic understanding of civil courts, including the track system and the appeal system.
  • Other forms of dispute resolution: outline of the tribunal structure and the role of tribunals. The roles of mediation and negotiation.

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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