Law - Pathways

University College Cork


Course Name Law - Pathways
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK301
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
Apply To CAO
Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BCL (Hons), BCL Hons (Clinical), BCL Hons (International) [Hons]
Duration 3 or 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English, another language and three other subjects recognised for entry purposes.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

If you present the Irish Leaving Certificate you need to present six recognised subjects, selected according to course requirements, you must obtain a minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI FET (FETAC) Students
Entry to degree programmes at UCC is available on a competitive basis to students who present with a recognised QQI award. For a full list of linked programmes, and the relevant QQI FET requirements, see e...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2022 and apply via by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Approx. available places 110
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Our Law (Pathways) programme is the gateway to one of three degree options: BCL, BCL (Clinical) (see page 252) and BCL (International) (see page 254). The Law (Pathways) entry route allows you to choose a three-year BCL ...

Subjects Taught

All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
LW1104 Foundations of the Legal System,
LW1112 Constitutional & Institutional Law of the European Union, LW1153 Criminal Law (10 credits),
LW1154 Law of Contrac...

Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

You will be in high demand from employers and many of our graduates pursue a traditional career in the legal professions, becoming solicitors or barristers. Others go down alternative routes, and with your degree you could ...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
BCL - Dr Stephen Coutts
BCL (Clinical) - Dorothy Appelbe
BCL (International_ - Dr Johathan McCarthy

Twitter: @LawUCC
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 533
2020 507
2019 476