Legal Office Administration

Course ID
5M2102
Award
QQI Level 5 – Business Studies
Entry Requirements
Leaving Certificate or LCA Holders of a QQI Level 4 Award are eligible to apply. Mature students over 23 may be exempt from the above academic requirements. Applicants will have to undertake an interview and may be subject to Garda Vetting.
Duration
1 Year

legal-secretary-courses-CCL

 

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

This one year fulltime programme prepares students for a career as a legal secretary in addition to preparing students for a career in the general legal environment and / or further training in the legal profession.

 

TYPICAL COURSE CONTENT

  • Accounting Manual and Computerised
  • Applied Economics
  • Marketing Practice
  • Database Methods
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Statistics
  • Business Law
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

 

EMPLOYMENT / PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates from this programme can gain employment in the following areas:

  • Legal Office Administration
  • Personal Assistant
  • Legal Administrator in the Court Service
  • Banking, Insurance etc.

Graduates can also progress to degree programmes in higher education institutions including universities, institutes of technology and private third level colleges offering places on a variety of courses. Links to all courses and progression opportunities can be found at www.cao.ie or qqi.ie

 

DESTINATION OF PAST GRADUATES

  • Law and Taxation – LIT
  • Law – UCC
  • Court Service
  • Solicitors Office

© 2015 Central College Limerick. All rights reserved. Website Design Ireland Copper Reed Studio