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
Qualifications
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
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements 2 H5 & 4 O6/H7

English: O3/H6
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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A bonus of 25 points continues to be allocated to applicants who achieve a Grade H6 or better in higher Mathematics. This means that the maximum cumulative Leaving Certificate points total will increase from...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

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Entry requirements – Honours Bachelor Degrees – NFQ 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 si...

QQI FET Applicants General Information

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The maximum possible points awarded through QQI-FET is 390. The scoring system only applies where all of the requirements for the major award are met i.e. where the named component awards specified have been achiev...

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Mature Applicants

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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. Mature student applicant...

Alternative Entry

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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 2019/20Undergraduates

* Fees may be subject to change in 2020/21.

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

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Financial Support

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All students are required to pay the Student Contribution Fee. Students who do not have the means to afford this payment are entitled to apply for assistance in the form of a grant from the government. The Department of Education a...

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+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

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Year 1
Mandatory Subjects
• The Irish Legal System
• Criminal Law
• Tort Law
• Constitutional Law
• Legal Research and Communications
• Legal Practice and Procedure

Year 2
Mandatory Subjects
• Co...

Comment

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 a...

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), PG Cert Ed, Barrister (Middle Temple)
E: john.tully@itcarlow.ie
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Points History
Year Points
2019 298
2018 298
2017 295