Certificate in Contract and Employment Law

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  • Applicants will have the opportunity to explore and develop their interest in Contract and Employment Law.


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Certificate in Contract and Employment Law

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Aim of Programme

Aim of Programme


The main aim of the Certificate in Contract and Employment Law is to provide learners of all backgrounds with the opportunity to explore and develop their interest in Contract and Employment Law.


Online/Blended

  • 6
    NFQ Level
  • 30
    Credits

Programme Content

Programme Content

Contract Law

  • Nature of Contracts in Common law jurisdictions

  • Essential elements of a legally binding contract

  • Consideration

  • Capacity

  • Contractual terms

  • Express and implied terms – Sale of Goods Acts

  • Exemption clauses

  • Mitigating Factors

  • Remedies for breach and non-performance

  • Discharge

Employment Law

  • Relevant legislation

  • Nature of employment

  • Essential elements of contracts of employment

  • Recruitment

  • Conditions of Employment

  • Employment Equality

  • Protective Legislation

  • Health & Safety Legislation

  • Consultation and Information

  • Termination

  • Industrial Relations

    * This is a standalone qualification. However as a graduate you will be exempt from the above modules on the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Law delivered on a part-time basis at the institute.


Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements


Mature applicant or Grade O6 at ordinary level in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate examinations.  Two of these subjects must be mathematics and a language (English or Irish). Or Any QQI level 5 qualification is acceptable or Recognition of Prior Learning.


Induction

Induction


Student Induction Sessions will take place in AIT on Friday 18th September 2020 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Saturday 19th September 2020, 9.30am to 12.30pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm. All registered students must attend one session, and you will be advised of your session when your application is processed.

 

Details

Duration

1 Year: 24 Weeks
100

Online Tuesday 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Commencing

7.00pm Tuesday 22 September 2020

Fee

€ 1,250

Enquiries

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Tel: +353 (0)90 648 3050