• » Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Law

    Programme Title  Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Law
    CAO Code  LY208
    LYIT internal code  
    Duration  3 Years ab initio
    Standard Code Places:  40
    National Framework Level  8
    Award Type  Major
    Awarding Body  LYIT, under Delegated Authority from QQI
    Is this the course for you?
    This programmes is a three year honours law degree.
    Minimum entry requirements
    Leaving Certificate in six subjects i.e. H5 in two subjects, and O6/H7 in four other subjects. The six subjects must include either English or Irish.
    • FETAC applicants click FETAC
    • Applicants presenting non-Irish exams as a basis for entry, please check the IOTCEF listing to search for the entry relevant to your country
    What will I study?
    Year/SemesterProposed ModulesMandatory/
    No of credits
     1/1  Learning Law Mandatory  10
     The Irish Legal Systems Mandatory  10
     ICT Skills Mandatory  5
     Constitutional Law 1 Mandatory  5
     1/2  Contract Law Mandatory  10
     Constitutional Law 2 Mandatory  5
     Employment Law Mandatory  5
     Criminal Law Mandatory  10
     2/3  Family & Child Law Mandatory  10
     Land and Succession Law Mandatory  10
     Tort Mandatory  10
     2/4  Administrative Law Mandatory  10
     Company Law & Governance Mandatory  10
     Jurisprudence Mandatory  5
     Mooting OR Health Law Elective  5
     3/5  European Union Law Mandatory  10
     Human Rights Mandatory  10
     Alternative Dispute Resolution OR Two of:   Conveyancing
     Civil Practice & Procedure
     Criminal Practice & Procedure
    Elective  10
     3/6  Evidence Mandatory  10
     Equity and Trust Mandatory  10
    One of: Law in Action  OR Media Law  OR Workplace Learning OR Street Law Elective  10
    *Choose 10 credits from electives 2
    • Contact Siobhan Cullen, Head of Department of Law & Humanities, Letterkenny Institute of Technology by
    • E- Mail: Siobhan.cullen@lyit.ie
    • Telephone: (074) 9186204