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Degree - Honours Bachelor

Law Dual Degree - BCL/Maitrise

University College Dublin - UCD
University College Dublin - UCD
Course Code
DN600
Career Zone
Level
NFQ Type
Major
Duration
4 Years
Attendence
Full Time
CAO Points 2019 r2
521
Points Change

Course Summary

This degree is one of two French Law Programmes offered by Sutherland School of Law, the other being the BCL (Law with French Law). All students interested in the French Law Programmes enter the BCL [Law with French Law] in first year. Both degrees offer the exciting opportunity for immersion in two of the world’s major legal systems, the common law and the civil law.

Towards the end of first year, the students who have achieved the highest grades in Level I of the BCL [Law with French Law] will have the option to apply for interview
to enter the BCL/Maîtrise.

The BCL/ Maîtrise is an intensive dual degree aimed at highly motivated and ambitious students. The major difference between the two Programmes is that the BCL/Maîtrise allows you to undertake two degrees: a degree in Irish law and a degree in French law, the Maîtrise en Droit, from either the Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) or the Université Toulouse 1 Capitole. The Maîtrise en Droit (or Master 1) is considered to be a Master’s level course.

Two years (third and fourth) are spent at either Paris II or Toulouse 1.

Course Details

College Link > DN600 - Law Dual Degree - BCL/Maitrise

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Career Sectors

This course prepares you for working in the Career Sectors below. Follow the links to get a fuller understanding of the sectors you are preparing for.

Entry Requirements

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QQI FET/FETAC Links

PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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Note: Information for 2019 Entry
Old Code New Code Award Title
BEBXX 5M0828 eBusiness
BMXXX 5M2069 Marketing
ELESX 5M2073 Language and European Studies
BBSXX 5M2102 Business Studies
BBSIT 5M2111 International Trade
ECHSX 5M2154 Cultural and Heritage Studies
EASSX 5M2181 Applied Social Studies
EPJXX 5M2464 Journalism
BBSAX 5M2468 Business Administration
DCHCC 5M2786 Community Care
ECDXX 5M3050 Community Development
ELAXX 5M3114 General Studies
BLSXX 5M3789 Legal Studies
DCHSX 5M4468 Community Health Services
EYXXX 5M4732 Youth Work
5M5165 Trade Union Studies
DCXXX 6M2007 Early Childhood Care and Education
6M2218 Social and Vocational Integration
6M2263 Inclusive Education and Training
6M3115 Information, Advice and Advocacy
ECDEV 6M3674 Community Development
BMANX 6M4587 Management
BALBX 6M4985 Business
BAXXX 6M5013 Administration

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The Student - Career Interests

This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests. If these interests do not describe you, this course may prepare you for work you may not find satisfying.

Administrative

Administrative people are interested in work that offers security and a sense of being part of a larger process. They may be at their most productive under supervisors who give clear guidelines and while performing routine tasks in a methodical and reliable way.

They tend to enjoy clerical and most forms of office work, where they perform essential administrative duties. They often form the backbone of large and small organisations alike. They may enjoy being in charge of office filing systems, and using computers and other office equipment to keep things running smoothly. They usually like routine work hours and prefer comfortable indoor workplaces.

Enterprising

Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and are drawn to commerce, trade and making deals. Some pursue sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or in management roles in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

Career Progression

Graduates of the BCL/Maîtrise obtain a dual qualification which allows them to progress to professional legal training in Ireland or France. Graduates are particularly well placed to pursue careers with international law firms, EU and international organisations, diplomacy and government departments, or Non-Governmental Organisations.

Further Research

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