The Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (LL.B.) is a full-time three-year* programme that is both challenging and stimulating. As well as providing a broad based legal education, our law degree equips students with analytical, problem-solving, communication and research skills.
This combination of legal knowledge and transferable skills will prepare students for a variety of careers ―both legal and otherwise ― and postgraduate studies.
This programme is currently an approved Law Degree for entry to the Honorable Society of King’s Inns.
*The LL.B. is currently under review and applicants should refer to the Institute’s prospectus for up-to-date information on changes to the programme
|Semester 1||Semester 2|
|Critical & Creative Thinking||Introduction to Research|
|Information Technology Applications||Irish Legal System|
|Foundations of Irish Law||Contract Law 2|
|Contract Law 1||Law of Tort 2|
|Law of Tort 1||Legal Research|
|Semester 3||Semester 4|
|Criminal Law 1||Criminal Law 2|
|Constitutional Law 1||Constitutional Law 2|
|Land Law 1||Land Law 2|
|European Union Law 1||European Union Law 2|
|Labour Law 1||Labour Law 2|
|Semester 5||Semester 6|
|Company Law 1||Company Law 2|
|Equity and Trusts 1||Equity and Trusts 2|
|Jurisprudence 1||Jurisprudence 2|
|Criminal Evidence||Civil Evidence|
|*Electives are chosen from a selection of Law modules offered at the discretion of WIT|
2 subjects: H5
4 subjects: O6/H7
English or Irish: O5/H7
In addition to the aforementioned career areas, graduates are eligible to apply for the Entrance Examinations for both the Law Society of Ireland (Educational, Representative and Regulatory Body for Solicitors) and The Honorable Society of King’s Inns (Education and Training School for Barristers). Graduates may also pursue postgraduate opportunities in law and other disciplines.