Pathway to Legal Services and Police Studies

South Lanarkshire College


Core units include:
Introduction to Scots Law; Introduction to Law of Contract; Introduction to Employment Law; Crime in society; Introduction to Property Law; Communication; Information and Communication Technology; Introduction to Consumer Protection Legislation in Scotland (for the National Certificate in Legal Services); Understanding business (for the NPA in Business with IT).

Optional units include:
Skills for Customer Care; Researching and Preparing Presentations (for the National Certificate in Legal Services); PC Passport: word processing and presenting information (for the NPA in Business and IT).

Entry Requirements

3 subject at National 5, English preferred, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5 or 6. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

HNC/HND Level Courses in Legal Services, Police Studies, Business Management and Human Resource Management.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months


Police Studies

SCQF Level