Law of Contract (Taster Course)


Professional / Short Course


8 Weeks x 1 Evening

Validated by

Griffith College




Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level


Develop learners’ understanding of the fundamental doctrines and principles of the law of contract.

Inform learners of what is required for the basic formation of a contract, other terms which may be included, how contracts can be rendered void/voidable, how they may be brought to an end and the remedies available for breach of contract.

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 Law of Contract at Griffith College?

This module aims to introduce students to the following:

  • Promote an appreciation of the balance achieved by the courts in protecting legitimate interests and individual’s freedom of exercise in trade and business.
  • Evolve a clear understanding of the performance of contractual obligations and the discharge of liability.
  • Develop a working knowledge of the remedies available in contract law.
  • Enable learners to apply contract law theory to different factual situations.

Intake Dates

The next intake for this course will be:

  • September 2022*


*subject to sufficient numbers

Please see the timetable section for course dates.

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