Law - LLB

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Law - LLB
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Course Code CW708
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Carlow Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Carlow Town
Qualification Letters LLB
Duration 3 Years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Leaving Certificate:
• 6 subjects with at least 2 subjects at Higher Level Grade H5 or better.
• 4 subjects at Ordinary Level Grade O6 or Higher Level Grade H7.

Subjects required:
• English at Ordinary Level Grade O3 or Higher Level Grade...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Expand+Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme
Entry requirements – Honours Bachelor Degrees – Level 8
IT Carlow awards points for results in the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules. This link module can be used in place of a sixth ...

QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+Revised Scoring for QQI-FET Awards
The points awarded for QQI-FET (formerly) FETAC) awards were revised in 2017. Now the maximum possible total score of 360 will be multiplied by 13 and divided by 12, to give a revised maximum overall points score o...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Student Applicants
Mature student applicants must be 23 years of age, or over, on 1st January of the year of entry to a course. Mature student applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be interviewed. Interviews will only be ...

Alternative Entry

Expand+Non-Standard Applications
Applications will also be considered from applicants holding qualifications other than Leaving Certificate. Such applicants should also apply via the CAO. Applicants should tick the relevant box/ boxes for special categorie...

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Number of Places 25
Course Fee

Expand+Schedule of Fees 2018/19 Undergraduates

* Fees may be subject to change in 2019/20.

Certificate Year 1
Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contribution NIL Total Due NIL
Non Maintenance Grant Holder Tuition Fee NIL Student Contr...

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Financial Support Go to for information on Grants, Student Assistance Fund, Budgeting and Scholarships.
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...

Course Content

Expand+Course overview
The LLB is a traditional law degree offering a curriculum of core and elective law subjects. Students are encouraged and supported in acquiring skills in legal analysis, legal research and written and oral communication. The course ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What subjects will I study?
Mandatory Subjects
The Irish Legal System
Criminal Law
Tort Law
Constitutional Law
Legal Research and Communications
Legal Practice and Procedure

Mandatory Subjects
Contract Law
Land Law and Suc...


Expand+Special features 0f our course:

• One of the only law degrees available outside the major cities of Ireland providing students of Leinster with an alternative option to study law.

• Degree approved by the Honourable Society of Kings Inns...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What will I be able to do when I finish the course?
A law degree provides excellent preparation for work in a legal capacity in both the public and private sectors, and most graduates undertake professional training to qualify as a solicitor or bar...

Further Enquiries Programme Director
John Tully, LLB (Hons), LLM (NUI), Barrister (Middle Temple)
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Points History
Year Points
2019 298
2018 298
2017 295