Irish Folklore

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Irish Folklore
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z257
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

HDip Irish Folklore PT (Z257)
Duration 2 Years
Attendance Part Time
Deadline Rolling *
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* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 2 years part-time
Course Fee Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
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Entry Requirements You will need:
A primary degree at third level and a complete transcript of academic history including grades for each subject taken.

Names and contact details of two referees who can assess your intellectual ability, maturity and motivation.

Other documentation as required by the University.

A basic reading knowledge of the Irish language is also required for this programme. This may be acquired concurrently with the student’s Higher Diploma studies.
Course Content

Expand+Graduate Taught (level 8 nfq, credits 60)

The Higher Diploma in Irish Folklore should provide students with the requisite skills, knowledge and experience to enable them to formulate and complete their own research projects in the field of folklor...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The programme cosists of 8 taught modules, two of which incorporate a series of research seminars as well as training and supervision towards an end-of-year dissertation. All students will be required to engage in original research as part of their w...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
The course can provide a pathway to higher degrees in Folklore. Graduates can be found across a range of occupations, including teaching, research, museums and other heritage institutions, the media and journalism.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Michael Wallace
Contact Number: 01 716 8105
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