BA in Legal Studies

Bachelor of ArtsLegal Studies

Full Time
College Street
1 year
31 Aug 20

What is the BA in Legal Studies?

This is a one year add-on course for students who wish to seek employment in areas where law plays a prominent role. Students can also proceed to honours degree level studies having attained the required standards in the degree examinations. 

Nolan, Farrell and Goff Merit Prize

Students on this programme are eligible for the Nolan, Farrell and Goff Merit Prize. This prize is awarded annually to the student achieving the highest result in Property Law on either the BA in Legal Studies or the LLB Bachelor of Laws (Hons).

Law Finalist

In order to facilitate the delivery of programmes during the Covid-19 pandemic, module outline and order may change slightly for the academic year 2020/2021.

Year 1
Semester 1Semester 2
Law of Property 1Law of Property 2
Equity and Law of Trusts 1Equity & Law of Trusts 2
Tort Law 1Tort Law 2
Constitutional Law 1Constitutional Law 2
Succession Law 1Succession Law 2
Criminal Law Criminal Law & Procedure

Entry Requirements for BA in Legal Studies:

Entry to this course will be restricted to students who hold a Higher Certificate in Arts in Legal Studies (subject to availability of places) and candidates with equivalent qualification.

To Apply:

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Graduates of the BA in Legal Studies have found work in the following areas:

  • Solicitors' Practices

  • Legal Department of Business Organisations

  • Auctioneers

  • Property Management Sector

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