OCR AS Law Unit 1 Revision Guide


Written by an OCR Law teacher with real experience of what is required in the classroom, the resource includes:

  • Bullet-point notes presenting need-to-know content in short, snappy sentences to aid maximum retention
  • Modern case studies providing up-to-the-minute examples
  • Tips on how to tackle the exam ensuring students are prepared beyond just knowing the subject content
  • Model answers provide an exemplar response for students & examiners commentary show exactly where the marks come from
  • Exam-style questions throughout giving students plenty of practice at honing their exam technique
  • Wide variety of comprehension activities to keep students interested.
  • Entire specification covered. All answers provided.


3rd Edition
Updated November 2011 in line with current events and recent changes in the law.

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