Irish Celtic Studies & Folklore - Irish Folklore & Ethnology

University College Dublin


Course Name Irish Celtic Studies & Folklore - Irish Folklore & Ethnology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z255 Z256
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

Grad Dip Irish Folklore & Ethnology FT (Z255)
Deadline Rolling *

Grad Dip Irish Folklore & Ethnology PT (Z256)
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Course Fee GradDip Irish Folklore & Ethnology (Z255) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 6350
nonEU fee per year - € 13670

GradDip Irish Folklore & Ethnology (Z256) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 3800
nonEU fee per year - € 6840

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support

Expand+Irish Folklore offers a number of scholarships for graduate students in the subject, including the Máire Mac Neill Scholarship, the Onfel and Isobel Thomas Scholarship (for students wishing to incorporate a course of study at a Scandinavian universi...

Entry Requirements

Expand+In the normal course, entry requirements will consist of an undergraduate degree at honours level (NFQ Level 8) in the Arts, Humanities or Social Sciences. The School may also consider applicants with equivalent qualifications/professional experience...

Course Content

Expand+GradDip Irish Folklore & Ethnology
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)

The Graduate Diploma in Irish Folklore and Ethnology offers modules on a wide range of topics within the subject area, including research theories, the study of oral nar...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Advanced Research 1IRFL40130
Advanced Research 2IRFL40190

Stage 1 - Option
Heritage Presentation & Interpretation ARCH40830
Practical Experimental Archaeology ARCH40850
Scéalta Fiannaíochta 1300 - 1900 IR40050
An Béal Beo I...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Given the nature and reach of the subject, graduates in Irish Folklore and Ethnology can be found across a broad range of occupations and organisations, including heritage institutions, tradition archives, museums and cultura...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Michael Wallace
Contact Number: 01 716 8105
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