- Specialising in a single major law programme over four years, taking a diverse range of core and optional law modules;
- Excellent employment prospects in both law and non-law careers;
- Availing of the opportunity to take a one-year placement in a law firm (subject to availability);
- Acquiring a thorough grounding in the fundamental areas of legal study; foundational legal principles; legal systems; and the role of Irish, European, and international law;
- Developing your facilities for argument and reasoning, clear thinking, and for the analysis of complicated ideas;
- Taking applied modules in legal writing, advocacy, dispute resolution and moot court – distinct components of the LLB programme.
> You concentrate on the study of Law through a wide range of legal subjects for each of the four years of the programme
> Students take the core modules required for professional legal training, but also choose from a wide range of optional modules
> A number of modules focus on developing critical skills (legal writing, advocacy, and communication skills)
> You can apply for a work placement in a law firm, or for a year studying abroad, during your degree (subject to availability)
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International & EU/EFTA Entry Requirements
Mature student applicants who have a disability
If you have a disability or specific learning difficulty (e.g. dyslexia), and require examination support for any required written tests, please submit supporting documentation by 15 March 2018 to the Access Office. Unfortunately we are unable to consider applications for alternative examination accommodation after this deadline.
01 February 2018
The application process depends on the type of applicant you are. Click here for all information about how to apply.
Categories of applicant:
- School-leavers (Leaving Certificate students)
- Mature students (23 years or older by 1st January in the year of entry to the University/part-time degrees the mature age is 21)
- EU/EFTA/UK students
- International students (outside the EU)
- QQI (Further Education) students
- Transferring students
- Deferring students