Summer Study of Law in Ireland (Dublin & Belfast), Available in 2019

Looking for a "resume worthy" experience this summer? 
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The Duquesne University School of Law proudly announces a three-week Summer Study of Law in Ireland international program in conjunction with the University College Dublin Faculty of Law and the Queen's University Belfast Faculty of Law.
Program Brochure


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This three-week program of one-week modules each in the Law of the European Union, International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, and Human Rights Law totaling 4.5 (semester) hours of ABA-approved credits.  In Dublin, classes meet at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland’s internationally premier university which is ranked in the 71st position in the top 100 world universities by the QS World University Rankings 2014 (   In Belfast, classes meet at the Queen's University (


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Site Visits

In addition to the classroom program, a number of professional and cultural excursions are included at no additional cost.  In Belfast these include visiting the government assembly at Stormont, the Ecclesiastical Capital City of Armagh, and a day-long tour of the North Coast to see Dunluce Castle, the Giant's Causeway, and the Carrick-a-rede Rope Bridge. In Dublin these include site visits to the parliament, local courts, and the Howth Peninsula. 


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