Carlow CFE – Legal Studies

Legal Studies

QQI Code 5M3789 (Level 5)

Carlow CFE

1 Year (Starts September)

Course Aims

This course/programme is an introduction to the Irish legal system and general law subjects. 


  • Business Law
  • Communications
  • Work Experience
  • Business Administration Skills
  • Legal Practice and Procedures
  • Word Processing
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Book-Keeping - Manual and Computerised 


This is a PLC course and college fees apply for this course however if you are in receipt of a social welfare payment you may be eligible for a fee reduction.

You may also be eligible to avail of a Back to Education Allowance (BTEA). The BTEA is an educational opportunities scheme for persons in receipt of certain social welfare payments and who wish to pursue an approved full-time second or third level course of education in an approved college leading to a recognised qualification.