Ratoath College

Ratoath College

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Shane Woods


Shane Woods



Class of


LC Points:

3rd Level Course:

Bachelor of Civil Law (Law and Society).
Why did you choose this course? After completing a FETAC Certificate in Print Journalism I realised that I wanted to pursue a career in the legal sector rather than Journalism.   
How long is/was the course? 

3 years

Current role / employment: 

Currently undertaking a Master of Laws (LL.M) at Trinity College Dublin.  

Have you any advice for our current students? 

Dwelling on what seems like a failure gets you nowhere, but to keep working after it will. Everything will start to fall into place as soon as you stop being scared to fail. The greatest lessons in life are the ones that are built on failure.

Best memory of Ratoath College:  Being Elected the Leas Ard Cinnire and winning the Culture Award in 2010.