International Development

University College Cork

 

Course Name International Development
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK214
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
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 BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English, Mathematics, another language and two other subjects recognised for entry purposes.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+IRISH LEAVING CERTIFICATE SCHOOL LEAVERS
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

Expand+MATURE STUDENT 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 www.cao.ie by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to: https://www.ucc.ie/en/study/undergrad/how/
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 24
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

Expand+WHAT IS INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT?
International Development engages with major global issues from a development perspective. These issues include poverty; hunger and inequality; sustainability; international food policy; human rights; peace a...

Subjects Taught

Expand+FIRST YEAR MODULES
All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
CORE:
FE1005 Introduction to Development Studies (10 credits),
FE1008 Data in Development Studies,
FE1014 Communication & Facilitation Skills in Development,
FE1019...

Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Our graduates are forward-looking and creative individuals with both development and international perspectives, who are equipped to work in a broad variety of related roles. Many have found careers in many international de...

Further Enquiries Mike Fitzgibbon
email: m.fotzgibbon@ucc.ie
www.cubsucc.com
Twitter: @CUBSUCC
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 332
2020 346
2019 380