Post Primary Teacher Education - Gaeilge with French or German or Spanish

St. Patrick's Campus DCU


Course Name Post Primary Teacher Education - Gaeilge with French or German or Spanish
Course Provider St. Patrick's Campus DCU
Alternative Provider(s) Dublin City University
Course Code DC013
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin City University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin 9
Qualification Letters BEd (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Additional Requirements
In addition to the general entry requirements for admission to the University (see below), the following entry requirements apply: a minimum of H3 in Gaeilge and a minimum of H3 in French or German or Spanish.

General Entr...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP LCVP Link Modules Grade Current Points Revised Points

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Please note that LCVP link modules cannot be used as a subject for general or specific course entry requirements, but can be used for the calculation of points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information No Entry Path
Mature Applicants

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Number of Places 60
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

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

Course Content

Expand+Why DCU?
- Specialised centre of excellence, with a rich history in Teacher Education – it’s what we do

- 25% Teaching Placement – preparing you to teach in the 21st-century classroom

- You will be qualified to teach Gaeilge and French, German...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What Will I Study?
Year One
Education Theories 1
Introduction to the Study of Language Cúrsa Teanga 1/ Irish Language 1
Filíocht na Gaeilge/ Irish Poetry
Assessment, Learning and Teaching
History of Irish Education and Current Issues

Comment Additional Information
This course will enable graduates to register with the Teaching Council of Ireland (see page 234 for further details). Graduates can apply immediately for employment in second level schools as teachers of Gaeilge and their related course subject (French, German or Spanish) up to and including Honours Leaving Certificate level.
Careers or Further Progression Future Careers
Post Primary Teacher (Gaeilge and French/German/Spanish)
Educational Leadership
Educational Administrator
The Arts

In These Areas
Post Primary Schools
Government Departments
Private Sector
European Community Agencies
Culture and Heritage
Further Enquiries T +353 (0) 1 884 2212
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Points History
Year Points
2019 410