Course Description

Law and Arts programmes in Irish universities and colleges. It will also prepare students to work in a legal environment both in Ireland and abroad. By progressing to a Law degree and then on to a post graduate qualification, students can access the many opportunities available to those with a
legal qualification.
This course lays the foundation for those who know Law is their first choice and supports those who are planning to
study Law at degree level. Graduates of this course have successfully qualified as solicitors on completion of further

The following modules will be offered subject to availability or demand and are subject to change:

• Criminal Law
• Business Law
• Legal Practice and Procedures
• Word Processing
• Work Experience
• Communications
• Criminology
• Safety and Health at Work
• Political Studies
• Family Law

• Level 5 in Legal Studies 5M3789

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Course Code 5M3789
College Name Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Category Law, Legal Studies
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Qualification Level 5 Certificate
Course Location Dunboyne, Meath, Ireland
Delivery mode Classroom based
Course Start Date 17th September 2024
Course End Date 23rd May 2025
Course Duration One Year
Course Times Full time
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding QQI Level 5 in Legal Studies 5M3789
Entry Requirements ENTRY REQUIREMENTS • Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or; • Mature Students or; • Other equivalent qualifications All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications. Apply directly at
Career Path There are places on Law and Legal Studies degrees in TCD, UCC, DCU, TUD City Campus, Maynooth University including; St. Patrick’s College Maynooth, South East Technological University Waterford/Carlow, NUIG, DBS, Shannon College, Atlantic Technological University Letterkenny. There are now over 175 places in First Arts in Maynooth University, 30 places in UCD as well as numerous places in DCU, UCC, Mater Dei for students who hold a QQI qualification in Legal Studies. There are also many other opportunities in law or legal studies programmes in third level colleges all around Ireland. We also have, a very close link with Bangor University in Wales. In addition, there are opportunities in travel and tourism, European administration, local heritage concerns, the public sector as well as in the business world through insurance, banking, or international trade. EXAMPLES OF HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRESSION: UCD: DN600 Law (Level 8, 4 Years) NUIM: MH501 Law (Level 8, 4 Years) NUIM: MH101 Arts with Law (Level 8, 3 years) NUIG: GY251Law (Level 8, 3 Years) SETU Waterford: SE404 Law (Level 8, 4 Years) TUD City Campus: TU918 Law (LL.B.) (Level 8, 4 Years) DCU: DC232 Law and Society (BCL) (Level 8, 3 years) DC231: International Relations (Level 8, 4 Years) DC189: Globall Challanges (Level 8, 4 Years) TCD: TR004 Law (Level 8, 4 Years) DCU: DC292 Arts (Joint Honours) Law (Level 8, 3 Years) NUIM: MH502 Law and Criminology (Level 8, 3 Years)
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01 8015968
Dunboyne Business Park, Dunboyne, Meath, Ireland

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Dunboyne Business Park
Dunboyne, Meath
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