Project Description

Legal Studies


This course is ideal if you wish to pursue a career in the legal profession. You will gain detailed insight into the Irish Legal System and the role of law within today’s society.

You will learn about court processes, the legal profession, legislation, law reform and the European Union. The course also couples this study with practical administration skills to give you a great foundation for future careers. You learn about the rights and responsibilities that affect our everyday lives and you will develop skills which will prepare you for studying at Higher Education and for your chosen career.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Learn practical skills and apply knowledge
  • Apply theory and knowledge in a range of career fields
  • Highly experienced Business and Legal team
  • Opportunities for business links
  • Participate in field trip and visits
  • Excellent progression routes, including our own Level 6

Course Content

  • Legal Practice & Procedures
  • Business Law
  • Business Administration Skills
  • Bookkeeping Manual & Computerised
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Word Processing
  • Communications
  • Work Practice

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Legal Services
  • Legal Secretary
  • Law Practice Assistant
  • Business Administration
  • Corporate Law
  • Solicitor
  • Legal Professional

Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements.

QQI Level 5
Certificate in Legal Studies

Standard registration and QQI L5 exam costs (see costs, fees and finance)

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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