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
Apply To CAO
Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters LLB (Hons)
Duration 3 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements:
Minimum Six O6/H7
English or Irish O6/H7
At least two H5
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Results from Bunleibhéal Gaeilge do not meet the entry requirements.

Foundation Maths
Foundation maths at and above grade F2 (80%) will meet the minimum requirements for courses other than Engineering courses and ab initio Level 8 Degrees. Point...

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 hi...

Alternative Entry Go to: https://www.lyit.ie/Study-at-LYIT/International-Students/How-to-Apply for further information.
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 50
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

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 s...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Year 1
Semester 1
Learning Law and ICT Skills (M) 10
The Irish Legal Systems (M) 10
Foundations of Law (M) 5
Constitutional Law 1 (M

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

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 ...

Further Enquiries Department Administration
Telephone: (074) 918 6211 / 6210
Head of Department: Siobhan Cullen
Telephone: (074) 918 6204
Email: siobhan.cullen@lyit.ie
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 300
2018 270
2017 275