University College Cork


Course Name Arts
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK101
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 BA (Hons)
Duration 3 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements
Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English and another language.

Subject Specific Requirements:

Applied Mathematics
Students w...

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.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

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Entry to degree programmes at UCC is available on a competitive basis to students who present with a recognised QQI award. For a full list of linked programmes, and the relevant QQI FET requirements, see e...

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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

If you have successfully completed the Certificate in Arts or Certificate in Languages (from UCC’s Centre for Adult Continuing Education) and achieved an overall minimum result of 50%, you may ...

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Number of Places Approx. available places 600
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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

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Arts (often referred to as the Humanities) is the study of human beings, our origins, our existence, and our cultures through subjects such as literature, philosophy, languages, history, politics, archaeology, the ...

Subjects Taught

Year 1 Modules:
You will select four subjects from the following, selecting no more than one from each group:

Group 1: Computer Science; History; Portuguese; Asian Studies

Group 2a*: History of Art;

Group 2b*: European Studies; Fol...

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Careers or Further Progression

As an Arts graduate you will make significant contributions to our society, culture and economy. The cultural and intellectual enrichment, derived from the process of your learning, will extend to your future work environmen...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Loretta Brady
Tel: +353 (0)21 4903140
Twitter: @CACSSS1
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Points History
Year Points
2022 300
2021 300
2020 300