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Company Law (Taster Course from DLSP)

Company Law (Taster Course from DLSP)


Learn about the law relating to partnerships and limited liability companies

Gain an understanding of key legal principles including the formation of a limited liability company, corporate governance and liquidation.

Why Study Company Law at Griffith College?

The Company Law from DLSP course is conducted on a part-time evening basis over an 8-week period. This course is for any individuals wishing to specialise in company law.

  • You will learn to apply company law theory to different factual situations.
  • You will detail the law concerning the formation of a limited liability company, company partnerships, the doctrine of ultra vires, and corporate borrowing.
  • You will gain an understanding of the role of directors in the area of corporate governance and the role played by liquidators, examiners and receivers in the procedure for the voluntary and involuntary winding up of companies.
  • You will become acquainted with the practice and procedure applicable to debt collection and develop the ability to draft the documents necessary for the recovery of debts.
  • Option to further your studies in this area by pursuing our Diploma in Legal Studies and Practice course.

Intake Dates

Course commencing March 2020* (dates to be confirmed)

*subject to sufficient numbers

See timetable for course dates.

Course details

Company Law

  • Forms of Business Organisation
  • Partnership Law
  • Formation of a Company
  • Corporate Borrowing
  • Directors
  • Winding up
  • Practice and Procedure
  • Mediation

Course Contacts

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at [email protected] or 01 415 0429.


March 2020 - Dates Available on Request


How to Apply

Entry Requirements

All applicants must complete the Introduction to the Irish Legal System course.

Mature Students

If you are 23 years or over from the 1st January of this year, you can apply for this course directly using the College’s online application form.

Under 23 Years 

Old Leaving Cert (Pre 2017)

Two Honours Level, Grade C3s or above and four Ordinary Level D3s (subjects to include a language, English, Irish or another language) or equivalent exam taken.

New Leaving Cert:

2 H5 and 4 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language).

How to Apply

Directly to Griffith College Short Courses Department


Study Mode: Part-Time

Fee: EUR 412.50



What further study can I do?

Graduates of the Company Law from DLSP course may progress onto our Diploma in Legal Studies and Practice course.


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