Arts - Joint Honours - Humanities

Dublin City University

 

Course Name Arts - Joint Honours - Humanities
Course Provider Dublin City University
Course Code DC009
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
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 City Centre
Qualification Letters BA - Joint Honours
Duration 3 or 4 years (depending on options year abroad or INTRA).
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+General Entry Requirements
A minimum of six Leaving Certificate subjects at Grade O6/H7, which must include Mathematics and English or Irish. In addition, applicants must present at least two subjects at grade H5.

Minimum Specific Course Requi...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Age Limited for Entry
Applicants must be at least 16 years of age on 15 January of the year of entry.

Leaving Certificate Subject Combinations Certain subjects will not be scored separately if they occur in combination with subjects that are sim...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Linked Modules

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

Expand+All QQI awards are part of the new inclusive National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ), developed by QQI.

Applicants who have a full NFQ Level 5 award in the appropriate qualifications and modules, with a minimum of five distinctions, can be adm...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Applicants EU/EEA and Non-EU
DCU has an active mature student body and strongly encourages applications from mature candidates (those aged 23 years or above on 1 January in the year of entry). As a mature student, your wealth of knowledge an...

Alternative Entry

Expand+There are many different ways to enter DCU. While candidates are primarily assessed on the basis of their second level examinations, other assessments are in place for mature students, students from socio-economic disadvantaged backgrounds, students ...

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Number of Places 250
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+At registration, choose from a range of Arts subjects for a degree with multifaceted perspectives. You’ll examine areas central to contemporary society, including tradition, culture, theology, law, politics, communication, human-environment relatio...

Subjects Taught

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Humanities (DC009)

At registration, choose two from the following list of subjects:

Up to two permitted from English and Gaeilge

Only one permitted from Human Development / Philosophy

Only one permitted from History /...

Careers or Further Progression Future Study
Having completed the Bachelor of Arts: Joint Honours degree, you will be eligible to take a Master's degree in one of the subjects studied as well as to undertake Masters studies in related fields such as education, international relations, translation, journalism, advertising, public relations, conducting, environmental science or film and television production.
Further Enquiries Contact Details for DC009 and DC291, DC292, DC293, DC295
Dr Susan Hegarty
E arts@dcu.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 347
2018 356
2017 358