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DB568
Law

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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.

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This course is designed for students intending to pursue a business career in areas where a detailed knowledge of law is useful. 

Students study five substantive law modules in first year in addition to a module focused on the acquisition of legal research skills. 

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This course will accept any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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The Bachelor of Laws degree provides a firm foundation for students wishing to train as solicitors or barristers. It opens up a range of career opportunities apart from the practice of the law. Law graduates are employed in a wide variety of areas including commercial industry, social sciences, politics, the media and the public service. A legal education therefore opens more doors than just the practice of law.



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