Law & French

University College Cork


Course Name Law & French
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK302
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
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BCL (Hons)
Duration 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. A minimum grade H3 in French is required.
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

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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...

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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 20
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

To study law is to learn and understand how society enables people to flourish, to pursue their projects, to build up ideas into concrete realisations, and to give back to society. Law provides stability in our world by ...

Subjects Taught

All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
FR1101 Foundation Course in Written & Oral French (10 credits),
FR1201 Introduction to French Studies,
FR1801 Law, Language, Literature,
LW1101 Legal Writing & Analys...

Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

Our graduates pursue a range of exciting career paths, and with a BCL (Law and French) degree you will be highly sought after by employers. Many of our graduates pursue a traditional career in the legal professions, becomin...

Further Enquiries Follow Us:
Our law website is regularly updated with news and events:
And the French Department’s website is here:


Dr Benedicte Sage Fuller
Tel: 021 490 3812
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 545
2020 542
2019 453