CAO Code LY207
  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Arts (Ord)

Law with Criminal Justice/Irish/French/Spanish/Ger

3 years  /    Level 7  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

Is this course for me?

Do you have an interest in how law is practiced and what it means in our everyday lives? Legal study provides entry to a range of rewarding and stimulating careers. Fascinated by criminal law? Interested in a career as a corporate lawyer? Curious about children’s rights?

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

SEMESTER PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
1 Learning Law Mandatory 10 7
The Irish Legal System Mandatory 10 6
ICT Skills Mandatory 5 3
German Language & Culture 1 Elective 5 3
Irish Language & Culture 1 Elective 5 3
Spanish Language & Culture 1 Elective 5 3
French Language & Culture 1 Elective 5 3
Constitutional Law 1 Elective 5 4
2 Criminal Law Mandatory 10 5
Introduction to Criminal Justice Mandatory 5 3
French Language & Culture 2 Elective 5 3
German Language & Culture 2 Elective 5 3
Irish Language & Culture 2 Elective 5 3
Spanish Language & Culture 2 Elective 5 3
Contract Law Mandatory 10 7
Constitutional Law 2 Elective 5 4
SEMESTER PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
3 Family & Child Law Mandatory 10 5
Land & Succession Law Mandatory 10 7
Victimology Elective 5 3
French Language & Culture 3 Elective 5 3
German Language & Culture 3 Elective 5 3
Irish Language & Culture 3 Elective 5 3
Spanish Language & Culture 3 Elective 5 3
Constitutional Law 1 Elective 5 4
4 Employment Law Elective 5 7
Mooting Elective 5 3
French Language & Culture 4 Elective 5 3
GermanLanguage & Culture 4 Elective 5 3
Irish Language & Culture 4 Elective 5 3
Spanish Language & Culture 4 Elective 5 3
Administrative Law Mandatory 10 6
Company Law & Governance Mandatory 10 5
Constitutional Law 2 Elective 5 4
SEMESTER PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS HOURS PER WEEK
5 Tort Mandatory 10 5
Conveyancing Elective 5 3
French Language & Culture 5 Elective 10 5
German Language & Culture 5 Elective 10 5
Irish Language & Culture 5 Elective 10 5
Spanish Language & Culture 5 Elective 10 5
Alternative Dispute Resolution Elective 10 5
Civil Practice & Procedure Elective 5 3
6 Street Law Elective 10 6
Irish Language & Culture 6 Elective 10 5
Irish Language Workplace Learning Elective 20 3
Law Reform Project Elective 10 5
Equity & Trusts Elective 10 5
Workplace Learning Elective 10 8
Law in Action Elective 10 5
Work Placement Abroad Elective 30 0
Media Law Elective 10 5

Add-on Courses

On successful completion of this programme, learners may transfer to the following programmes at LYIT:

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Masters degrees in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Key Information

CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date – 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date – 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date – 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens – 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes – 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers – 20 August (06:00)

Further Information

Contact
Siobhan Cullen
Head of Department

Email: Siobhan.Cullen@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186204

School and Department
Department of Law & Humanities
School of Business