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Legal Studies

Course Code(s):  5M3789
QQI Award Code:  5M3789 Legal Studies
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Enniscorthy Vocational College

Enniscorthy Vocational College
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Course overview

Course Code 5M3789
QQI Award Code 5M3789 Legal Studies
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This one year full-time course facilitates the learner to demonstrate a broad range of knowledge of the purpose, context and operation of the Irish legal system.

What will you Study?

Business Law 5N2091
Business Administration Skills 5N1610
Legal Practice and Procedures 5N1394
Word Processing 5N1358
Communications 5N0690
Criminal Law 5N3787
Work Experience 5N1356
Family Law
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