Land Law (Taster Course)


Professional / Short Course


8 Weeks x 1 Evening

Validated by

Griffith College




Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level


This course will ensure a detailed knowledge of the rules of land law.

This course will enable learners to trace current entitlements from those succeeded to contractually and foster an understanding of legal and equitable interests in property.

This course focuses on the development of professional skills; while it does not sit on the national framework, the module is drawn from Griffith College’s suite of QQI-validated programmes.

Why Study Land Law at Griffith College?

On successful completion of this module, learners should be able to:

  • Explain the historical background to land law.
  • Describe the estates in land law, including the ability to distinguish particular estates and analyse the validity of dispositions purporting to convey particular estates.
  • Discuss the rules of land law, including engaging in analysis of these rules and proposals for reform, where applicable.
  • Assess judicial and legislative rules on land law.
  • Analyse factual scenarios and be able to identify the estate, type of ownership, and particular rule of land law in question.

Intake Dates

The next intake for this course will be:

  • January 2023

Please see the timetable for course dates.

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