BCPS Law School
Higher National Certificate (HNC Law)
What is HNC ?
Higher National Certificate (HNC) is a law programme which provides you foundational legal understanding before you can enroll into a Law Degree/Career, if you don't have required qualifications. This also allows you to start a Law Degree such as LLB after its successful completion. This course is a must if you looking to secure admission in LLB.
HNC is for students who do not have a degree and intends to enroll in LLB or join legal profession. Therefore, you must be 18 years of age, have at least 4 GCSE or 12 years of education. We can also consider your application if you have an experience of work and not a formal education. Your English proficiency should also be above 6.0 IELTS. If you have problems in English Language, than you may need to take bridging course with BCPS Language School.
The study structure is based on developing fundamental legal concepts of students, in Law. You can achieve this by relevant practice or studying at BCPS. BCPS Learn by Work Scheme is also available for students.
Sources of Law and Judicial Reasoning
Contract I: Formation and Contents
Crime I: General Principles
Public Law I: Constitutional Concepts and Institutions
Law in Practice I: Civil &Criminal Courts and Police Procedures
Legal Personnel and Institutions
Contract II: Performance and Breach
Crime II: Specific Offences
Public Law II: Constitutional and Administrative Law
Law in Practice II: Introduction to Employment and Discrimination Law
Successful completion of HNC Law allows you to enter into final year of HND. This is a Level 5 Qualification on National Qualification Framework and count as 240 credits. You can get admission in our LLB programme with BCPS after successful completion, start law practice as Legal Executive, Paralegal, Legal Advisor, Probation officer. Full Career Counseling is provided by BCPS and guaranteed work placements are facilitated to successful candidates in our LWW (Learn With Work) Scheme.
Becoming Solicitor or Barrister is one of the career path of this course.
Course Fees and Dates
Intake Dates ; Awarding Body ;
Fees ; Online Teaching Campus ;
3900 GBP Cambridge, United Kingdom
How to Study online ?
You will study in real time with live lectures from your assigned Lecturer. You will be provided with notes before each lecture, which have inbuilt links to practice the sceanrio questions as well. See Sample Notes here - See Sample Scenario Question here. Your exams will be held in local centers near you.
How to Study Online