Business Law & Legal Process
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits2
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units3
Hours & Credits
This course is designed for students with no previous experience of studying law or business law and will compliment knowledge acquired by students in the study of other commercially focused areas. Students will attain skills for the acquisition and the evaluation of the relevant legal principles and their application to commercially orientated factual situations encountered. These skills will equip students with the capacity to resolve legal problems or identify efficient ways of resolving legal problems in a coherent and reasoned manner. Topics covered include employment law, business ethics, the court system of Ireland, intellectual property and the basics of contract and criminal law.
Any aspect of this module may be changed in any given academic year, subject to the discretion of the module lecturer.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.