AS Law for AQA

AS Law for AQA

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Your students will love this lively book. It's written in jargon-free language that they will understand, and it's designed specifically for the AQA AS-level, so there's no redundant material.

It has all the essential information your students need for the exam.
There are study tips, mind maps and self-testing exercises throughout.
There's advice on revision and exam techniques so students can be fully prepared.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 195 x 265 x 16mm | 615g
  • Heinemann
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 0435551604
  • 9780435551605
  • 1,883,046

Table of contents

Module 1: Law Making
Sources of law and parliamentary supremacy
The formal legislative process
Influences on Parliament
Delegated legislation
Statutory interpretation
The doctrine of judicial precedent
European legislation and institutions

Module 2: Dispute Solving
Lay people: magistrates and juries
The legal profession: barristers, solicitors and legal executives
The judges
The finance of legal services
The Criminal Courts
The Civil Courts
Alternatives to the Courts

Module 3: the concept of liability
Criminal law and actus reus
Criminal law and mens rea
The actus reus and mens rea of non-fatal offences
Strict liability
Sentences available to the criminal courts
Tort
Breach of duty of care
Capacity in crime and in tort
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