Irish Folklore & Mythology - Myth & Magic - An Introduction to the Study of Irish Folklore & Mythology

University College Cork

 

Course Name Irish Folklore & Mythology - Myth & Magic - An Introduction to the Study of Irish Folklore & Mythology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code sc0096
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate of Attendance National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencing on 2 October 2019
Application Date Closing Date: Friday 20 September 2019
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Duration Ten weeks, Wednesdays 7-9pm, from 2 October to 4 December 2019
Course Fee €230
Entry Requirements Applicants must be over 18 years of age by course commencement
Course Content

Expand+This course provides an introduction to the subject of Irish mythology and folklore, ranging from ancient stories of heroes, gods and sacred sites, to contemporary beliefs in the supernatural (particularly fairies, the banshee and ghosts). Legends, c...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This course provides an introduction to the study of Irish folklore and mythology. Classes cover mythological sources as well as traditional beliefs, customs and narrative traditions in the Irish context.

1. Approaches to the Study of Mythology an...

Assessment Method Short courses are non-assessed
Further Enquiries Regina Sexton, Short Course Co-ordinator
E. r.sexton@ucc.ie

Marian O’Keeffe, Short Course Administrator
E: marian.okeeffe@ucc.ie

T: 021 4904700
Location Venue: Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, Room 104, UCC
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