Irish Writing

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Irish Writing
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters M. Phil / P.Grad. Dip.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2023
Application Date Closing Date: 31st March 2023
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Duration DPTEN-IWRI-1F09: 1 Year Full Time
DPTEN-IWRI-1P09: 2 years Part Time
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Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Applicants should have an Honours Bachelor degree (at least of upper-second class standard or GPA of 3.3) or equivalent qualification in a relevant subject (such as English, History, Art History, Irish Studies, Modern Languages).
Number of Places 18
Course Summary This course offers an exploration of Irish writing in English from the late seventeenth century to the present. Trinity has educated many important writers, from Jonathan Swift to Samuel Beckett to Eavan Boland to Anne Enright. It has also long led the way in the teaching and researching of Ireland’s literature.
Course Content

Expand+Amid a diverse and dynamic community of students and scholars, this course will allow you to gain a thorough grounding in the field of Irish writing, from canonical figures such as Maria Edgeworth and James Joyce to contemporary critical debates arou...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates have gone into careers in education, the arts and culture sector, librarianship, publishing, journalism, broadcasting, public relations, social work, the civil service and management consultancy. Many alumni have also gone on to become successful writers.
Further Enquiries Course Director
Dr Sam Slote and Dr Julie Bates

Telephone Number: +353-1-896 2885
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