Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Economics
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR001
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Honours)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Economics must be combined with one other TSM subject. An honours degree is awarded in both subjects. For subjects that combine with Economics see page 35 undergraduate prospectus.

Specific Subjects Required
O4/H6 Mathematics

Admission Require...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants

Expand+All undergraduate courses in Trinity are open to mature applicants. Mature student applicants are not required to satisfy the normal minimum entry requirements and are not required to meet competitive academic entry levels (e.g. Leaving Certificate p...

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Number of Places Places 2017: 43
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2018 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2018 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+What is Economics?

Any society has to address the problem of how and what to produce for its material survival, and how the goods and services that are produced should be distributed among its population. Economists explore how people and institut...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Your degree and what you'll study
Most of the teaching takes place at lecture level and is complemented by tutorials (small group teaching).

In the first two years, teaching emphasises the understanding of the basic principles of economics and t...

Assessment Method Assessment
A combination of final examinations and continual assessments (e.g. essays, homework’s, projects, term tests.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities

Economics students develop exceptional logical reasoning and analytical skills which are highly sought after by employers in a range of fields including business, finance, journalism, law, politics, the pub...

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