Introduction to Level 2

Level 2 Award/Certificate/Diploma in Legal Studies

woman on escalatorTogether with City & Guilds, CILEx offers an introductory law qualification. This qualification is ideal if a learner:
  • has not studied law before
  • has not studied for some time
  • wants to become a Chartered Legal Executive but does not fulfil the recommended minimum qualifications to study the Level 3 Certificate in Law and Practice qualification.

The City & Guilds/CILEx Level 2 qualification in Legal Studies has a flexible approach and allows learners to choose which route to study. There are three outcomes to this Level 2 qualification:

  • Level 2 Award in Legal Studies
  • Level 2 Certificate in Legal Studies
  • Level 2 Diploma in Legal Studies

Each qualification comprises of units and the learner will need to complete:

  • Unit 201 plus one unit from 202 - 210 for the Award
  • Units 201, 202, 203 and 204 plus one unit from 205 - 210 for the Certificate
  • Units 201, 202, 203 and 204 plus five units from 205 - 210 for the Diploma.

The learning outcomes and assessment criteria for each unit can be found on the links below:

To achieve any of the above qualifications, the learner will need to pass an externally set multiple-choice test as well as a series of assignments.