Who should complete this course?
Learners who successfully complete this course will:
This distance learning, QQI accredited course means that Students can study flexibly at home, or at any convenient place and time, and can gain an Internationally Recognised Qualification. Students receive a comprehensive Course Manual, Assignments, Efficient Studyguide, and unlimited one-to-one Tutor Support for the course duration. The course documentation for this QQI certified course is detailed and easy to read. If students require extra time to complete the course they can apply for an extension. Assignments may be emailed or posted to the College whichever is more convenient.
Topics covered include:
Programme Entry Requirements:
Progression to further Studies:
Assignments (2) 60%
Examination (Theory-Based) 40%
The internal assessor will devise two briefs that require candidates to produce evidence that demonstrates an understanding and application of a range of specific learning outcomes. Each brief will require candidates to investigate topic(s) appropriate to the Irish legal system and in the context of the candidates’ vocational area.
The internal assessor will devise a theory-based examination that assess candidates’ ability to recall and apply theory and understanding, requiring responses to short answer and structured questions. These questions may be answered in Different media such as in writing or orally.
The examination will be based on a range of specific learning outcomes and will be 2 hours in duration. Examinations are usually held in Dublin but arrangements can be made for those living outside Dublin to sit this examination in an area convenient to where they live but there will be an additional charge (€50) for this arrangement to cover venue and supervisory fees.
This Legal Practice and Procedures also known as Legal Studies (QQI Level 5) course is completed through Distance Learning Course and there are no lectures to attend. Students can complete this course within 3 months which is ample time and can start it at any time of the year that is convenient.
If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.