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CK304
Law and Irish

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

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4 Years
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This course is designed to combine a strong grounding in Irish Law and in the Irish language, including advanced oral and written work, knowledge of literature, culture and institutions, as well as analytical and interpretative skills. The third year is spent on two approved internships in either Irish, European, or other international institutions and workplaces. You will also have the opportunity to study some law modules through the medium of Irish.

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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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Note: Information for 2018 Entry
Old Code New Code Award Title
5M18518 Media Production
6M5149 Broadcasting
6M5147 Sports, Recreation and Exercise
6M5012 Tourism with Business
6M5130 Media Production
BALBX 6M4985 Business
6M4978 Health Services Supervisory Management Skills
6M4749 Leisure Facility Supervisory Management
6M4385 Retail Management
BMANX 6M4587 Management
EPHOT 6M3732 Photography
AAAXX 6M3618 Arts Administration
ECDEV 6M3674 Community Development
6M3115 Information, Advice and Advocacy
6M2382 Telecommunications Access Networks Technology
6M2218 Social and Vocational Integration
6M2263 Inclusive Education and Training
6M2115 Supervisory Management for Manufacturing
6M18534 Film and Television Production
6M0695 Computer Systems and Networks
AGDXX 5M1995 Graphic Design
5M18519 Film and Television Production
6M5159 Film and Television Production
6M5545 Cartoon Animation
BITSX 6M5014 International Contact Centre Service
5M18294 Office Informatics
5M1761 Intellectual Disability Practice
BEBXX 5M0828 eBusiness
5M0536 Computer Systems and Networks
5M0528 Media Production
5M0529 Software Development
EMPXX Media Production
EMXXX Multimedia
EPAAX Performing Arts Administration
EPAXX 5M5151 Performing Arts
DCXXX 6M2007 Early Childhood Care and Education
EFTVP Film & TV Production
EMMWD Multimedia and Web Development
ECAXX Community Arts
DSDCX Sport Development


Essential Module Requirements:
Must have distinctions in any 4 modules (excluding 5N1356 - Work Experience
6N1946 - Work Experience, W20008 - Work Experience; 5N1433 - Work Practice
6N1947 - Work Practice) in the QQI FET/FETAC qualification which must include 5N1631 - Irish
or 6N2398 - Irish
or H3 in LC Irish.

Note: Information for 2018 Entry

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The traditional route for a law graduate is to undertake professional training and qualify as a solicitor or barrister and this course prepares students for entry to these professions. Other options are available to law graduates, including careers in banking, accounting, taxation, insurance, IT, teaching, journalism and the media, which may require further academic and/or professional training.

You can graduate with a broad-ranging general degree or can opt to tailor your subject choices to specialise in areas such as international law, business law, human rights law, the Irish language etc.



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Vivienne Breathnach 1
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Vivienne completed a degree in Law and Irish in UCC, and after some further training completed a course for Lawyer-linguists at King's Inns. She now works as a Lawer-Linguist with the EU Commission and is based in Brussels.
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