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Rathmines College of Further Education

Rathmines College of Further Education

Legal Studies


Course Code:  5M1997 1249
Award Code(s):  5M1997
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This course aims to provide learners with skills and knowledge which will prepare them for employment in Business, IT or Legal environments or progression to a wide range of further or higher education courses.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updted and to meet demands.

Business Law
Legal Practice and Procedures
Applied Economics
Business Administration Skills
Accounting Manual & Computerised
Word Processing
Spreadsheet Methods
Customer Service
Work Experience

 

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Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Law & Legal
Clerical & Administration
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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5M1997