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Institution / Pontifical University St Patricks College Maynooth
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Law - Canon Law

For those who want to lean more about the subject Canon Law

Licentiate in Canon Law (LCL)
This course lasts for two years, during which the entire Code of Canon Law is studied in depth, along with other disciplines having an affinity with it (Sapientia Christiana, art 76b).

Doctorate in Canon Law (DCL)
This course lasts at least a year. During this year juridical formation is completed and a doctoral dissertation is written (Sapientia Christiana, art 76c).

Duration

Postgraduate - Full Time 1 or 2 Years

Licentiate in Canon Law (LCL)
This course lasts for two years.

Doctorate in Canon Law (DCL)
This course lasts at least a year.

Further enquiries

Admissions Office
Pontifical University Maynooth
St Patrick's collage
County Kildare
IRELAND

Web Page: www.MaynoothCollege.ie
E-mail: Admissions@spcm.ie /
Theology.office@spcm.ie

Telephone:
Ireland: 01-708-4772 / 708-3600
International: +353-1-708-4772

Subjects taught

Principal Disciplines

Introduction to the science of law
General norms of law
Personality in law
The Sacraments
Processes
Crimes and penalties
Public ecclesiastical law

Auxiliary disciplines

Roman law
Elements of civil law
History of canon law

Special Disciplines

Liturgical law
Ecclesiastical jurisprudence
Canonical processual practice
Methodology
Sources of ancient Irish ecclesiastical law

Application date

Application Deadline: 1st June 2018

Enrolment and start dates

Course Start Date: September 2018

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