CW 706 – Legal Studies

Area:
Carlow
Price: -
Duration: 2 years
Type:
CAO and Third Level

Course description

This 2 year course in Legal Studies will equip students with a broad knowledge of the Irish legal system and of the fundamental legal principles and subjects. There are two broad themes running through the course: Law and transferable Business Skills. Students will take modules on the core law subjects of The Irish Legal System, Legal Research and Communications, Legal Office Skills, Business Law, Criminal Law, the Law of Torts, Property Law and Legal Practice and Procedure.
In addition, the course also provides some non-law subjects that are designed to improve students’ IT, communications and office management skills. To this end, modules on IT, Management, Accounting, Marketing and Human Resources Management are provided. Graduates, while having core legal knowledge, will also have an appreciation of a broad range of transferrable business subjects and skills, making them ideally placed to either seek immediate employment or to continue further study.