Law – Year 12

Autumn Half Term 1

Criminal Law Theory

Physical and mental elements of a crime

Criminal Justice system

Court structure, appeals, Magistrates and Juries

Autumn Half Term 2

Criminal Offences and criminal procedure

Assault and battery, ABH, GBH, Bail, pre-trial procedure & Sentencing

Statutory Interpretation

Literal, golden, mischief and purposive approaches

Spring Half Term 1

Tort of Negligence

Duty of care, breach and damage

Delegated Legislation

By laws, orders in council, statutory instruments

Spring Half Term 2

Tort of Negligence

Duty of care, breach and damage

Delegated Legislation

Advantages and Disadvantages

Summer Half Term 1

Civil Court Procedure

Duty to settle, compensation

Civil Court Structure

Negotiation, mediation, adjudication and tribunals

Summer Half Term 2

Revision

Mock trials and exam preparation