Irish Celtic Studies & Folklore - The Study of Folklore: Origins & Development

University College Dublin


Course Name Irish Celtic Studies & Folklore - The Study of Folklore: Origins & Development
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code IRFL20010
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Autumn
Application Date 2022-2023 Academic Year
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Expand+Autumn Trimester - September to December

Student Effort Hours:
Student Effort Type Hours
Specified Learning Activities 32
Autonomous Student Learning 40
Lectures 22
Tutorial 6
Total 100

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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
IRFL20080 - Myth and Legend
Course Content

Expand+IRFL20010 The Study of Folklore: Origins and Development
Academic Year 2022/2023

This course will examine the history of folkloristics and the documentation of popular tradition and folklore in Ireland and abroad, with reference to the various mo...

Number of Credits 5
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