Legal Studies & Practice

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Legal Studies & Practice
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Alternative Provider(s) Griffith College Cork
Course Code 87715 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose QQI Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) South Circular Road, Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Intake Dates
The next intake for this course will be:


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Application Date

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If you are under the age of 23, we will require the identification as stated above, in addition, we will also require a copy of your leaving certificate results, an up to date curriculum vitae, detailing any experience in a legal envir...

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Duration 1 or 2 years part-time. Students may complete the course over one or two years.
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Entry Requirements Applicants should meet the standard entry requirements for level 7 programmes (min. of 5 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language) and have one to two years relevant legal work experience. Students over 23 years of age on the 1st of January on the year of admission may apply as mature students. Mature students are assessed on the basis of age and may be interviewed in advance of admission.
Course Content

The Diploma in Legal Studies & Practice prepares learners for a legal career through the study of 12 core legal modules

This Diploma Legal Studies and Practice (Level 7 QQI Special Purpose Award) allows students to complete the programme...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The study plan for the one-year option is:
Introduction to the Irish Legal System (Block 1)
Law of Contract (Block 1)
Professional and Academic Preparedness and Skills (Block 1)
Law of Torts (Block 2)
Constitutional Law and Judicial Review (Bloc...

Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates of this course have the option to continue their studies in Griffith College and can apply to enter year 2 of our LL.B. (Hons) law degree.

You can contact our admissions team to discuss what progression options are...

Further Enquiries Shauna Colgan
Dublin Main Campus
Location Dublin Main Campus / Cork
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