Law

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Law
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY208
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters LLB
Duration 3 Years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements:
Minimum Six O6/H7
English or Irish O6/H7
At least two H5

Results from Bunleibhéal Gaeilge do not meet the entry requirements.

Foundation Maths
Foundation maths at and above grade F2 (80%) will meet the minimum re...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
The LCVP link units are considered as a single subject that may be counted towards matriculation and points are awarded as follows:

LCVP Grade Points from 2017 onward
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI FET Level 5 Awards (Formerly FETAC)
Applicants must present a full major award. A record achievement, a minor award or a components award will not meet the minimum entry requirement. Additional specific requirements apply to some courses.

Q...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+If you are applying for first year and will be 23 years of age (or older) by 1 January in the proposed year of entry you are defined as a “Mature Applicant”. The term “Mature Applicant” is not used for those applying for entry to year 2 or higher.
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Alternative Entry Go to: https://www.lyit.ie/Study-at-LYIT/International-Students/How-to-Apply for further information.
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 40
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+Is this course for you?
This course is a three-year honours law degree. The course has approved degree status with King’s Inns and qualifying law degree status with the Institute of Professional Legal Studies (Northern Ireland). It combines the stu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Year 1
Semester 1
• Learning Law (M)
• The Irish Legal Systems (M)
• ICT Skills (M)
• Constitutional Law 1 (M)

Semester 2
• Contract Law (M)
• Constitutional Law 2 (M)
• Employment Law (M)
• Criminal Law (M)

Year 2
...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career opportunities
Successful graduates find themselves working in the following sectors:
• Legal Profession
• Law Enforcement
• Journalism
• Social Work
• Advocacy
• Civil Service

Professional recognition
• Accredited law degree by King...

Further Enquiries Department Administration Telephone: (074) 918 6206 / 6210
Head of Department: Siobhan Cullen
Telephone: (074) 918 6204
Email: siobhan.cullen@lyit.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2018 270
2017 275
2016 290