Irish Writing

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Irish Writing
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code DPTEN-IWRI-1F09
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
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters M. Phil / P.Grad. Dip.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake September 2019
Application Date Closing Date 30 April 2019
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Duration 1 year full-time
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Entry Requirements Applicants should have a good honors degree (at least an upper second or equivalent, GPA of at least 3.3). Some previous knowledge of Irish Writing is also desirable. Admission to the course is competitive due to a restricted quota.
Number of Places 18
Comment Further information on the course in provided for incoming students in the course handbook and on the website of the Oscar Wilde Centre for Irish Writing of the School of English:
Course Content

Expand+Course Description
The course offers graduates in English or in related disciplines (e.g. history, art history, Irish studies, a modern language) the opportunity to study a broad range of Irish writing in English from the late-sixteenth century to t...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The course consists of five modules:

Single Author:
This module, taught in a weekly two-hour seminar, covers the work of four major individual authors from the Irish literary tradition. In Michaelmas term we study Swift and Yeats, and in Hilary ...

Assessment Method Assessment is by a combination of course papers and exercises and dissertation.
Further Enquiries Course Director Professor Eve Patten
Telephone Number +353-1-8962285/3841
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