Education - Gaeilge

University College Cork


Course Name Education - Gaeilge
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK124
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BEd (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English, another language and three other subjects recognised for entry purposes. H3 in Irish is required.

The following requiremen...

Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

If you present the Irish Leaving Certificate you need to present six recognised subjects, selected according to course requirements, you must obtain a minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
Mature Applicants

To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2022 and apply via by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Approx. available places 40
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Fochéim ceithre bliana í seo do dhaoine ar mhian leo bheith ina múinteoirí dara leibhéil sa Ghaeilge agus in ábhar eile (Mata, Fraincis, Gearmáinis, Spáinnis, nó Iodáilis).

Our course allows you to qua...

Irish/Gaeilge GA1003 Bunstaidéar ar Theanga agus ar Chultúr na Gaeilge (15 credits), GA1008 An Nualitríocht (10 credits), GA1009 An Ghaeilge Bheo (5 credits).

FIRST YEAR SUBJECT CHOICE Plus 30 credits from one of the following subjects: Mathematical Studies, French, German, Spanish or Italian.

For a list of subject choice modules please refer to
Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

Eascraíonn an chéim seo as ráiteas Rialtais inar aithníodh an phráinn a bhain le tabhairt faoi ghanntanas na múinteoirí Gaeilge le hábhair eile san earnáil dara leibhéil. Is é toradh an ghanntanais sin ná raidhse...

Further Enquiries Ms Jennifer Crowley
Tel: 021-490 2465
Twitter: @CACSS1
Facebook: College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 473
2020 463