Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Law
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR004
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters LL.B.
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Note: Law (TR004) is one of three courses that are part of the feasibility study in admissions, and 10 places will be filled under this new route. For further details see page 252 undergraduate prospectus.

Special Entry Requirements


Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants

Expand+All undergraduate courses in Trinity are open to mature applicants. Mature student applicants are not required to satisfy the normal minimum entry requirements and are not required to meet competitive academic entry levels (e.g. Leaving Certificate p...

Alternative Entry Please Refer to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2018: 90
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+What is Law?
Law is an exciting, dynamic subject, one which evolves constantly. It governs every aspect of our lives, from food labelling and football transfers to elections and crime. The study of law involves learning legal rules, interpreting, ap...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Your degree and what you’ll study
Law at Trinity is a four-year honours degree programme. Most of the teaching takes place at lecture level and is supplemented with seminars (small group teaching) in classes of between 12-15 students. Over the cour...

Assessment Method Assessment in law degrees is by a combination of coursework and semester examinations. As a reflection of the different teaching practices, a diverse range of assessment methods is used, including case notes, essays, mock trials, reflective journals, mock parliaments, contribution to web-discussion boards, response papers and research dissertations. Students are advised at the beginning of the teaching semester about the assessment methods in each module.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities
A law degree provides the ideal foundation for the aspiring solicitor or barrister. Our degrees in law provide students with a challenging and rewarding legal education but also instil more general skills suc...

Further Enquiries GET IN TOUCH!
Tel: +353 1 896 1125 / 1278

If you are considering studying for a Law degree at Trinity but want to be sure, you are most welcome to attend first and/or second year lectures. If you would like to avail of this opportunity, please contact us by email to arrange a visit.
Points History
Year Points
2018 533
2017 542
2016 535 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)