Irish - Modern Irish - Nua Ghaeilge

University College Cork


Course Name Irish - Modern Irish - Nua Ghaeilge
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE51 CKE50
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

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Duration 1 year Full-time; 2 years Part-time
CKE51 Full-time; CKE50 Part-time

The part-time option will be taught during evening hours over 2 year.
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Entry Requirements

Candidates must have at least a Second Class Honours Grade 1 Bachelor's degree in Irish, or equivalent.

All applicants will be asked to submit an academic statement in Irish as part of the online application process, outlining th...

Comment Course Practicalities
Contact the Department for specific information on time commitment/timetable structure.

Assessment will be based on in-class exams, class essays and the submission of a dissertation.

Dr Cornelius Buttimer
Dr Seán Ó Duinnshléibhe
Dr Isobel Ní Riain
Dr Seán Ua Súilleabháin
Liam P. Ó Murchú
Course Content

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The course includes modules on literature in Irish, Irish language and Irish manuscripts and palaeography. The development of the Irish language over time is also treated, as well as its appearance in the modern dialects, particularly...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modúil riachtanacha 2018/2019
GA6001 Scríobh acadúil na Gaeilge
GA6037 Scileanna Taighde agus Cumarsáide
GA6009 Miontráchtas MA

Modúil roghnacha 2018/2019
GA6038 An Fhiannaíocht
GA6035 An Scríbhneoireacht Chruthaitheach
GA6002 Beirt ...

Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
This course hones your editorial and critical (textual and literary) skills so you will be well placed, on completion of the course, to pursue independent research work in whatever area of Irish you chose, or to apply the skills acquired to non-academic contexts such as media or business.
Further Enquiries Dr Aidan Doyle
+ 353 21 490 2519

Siobhán Ní Dhonghaile
+353 (0)21 490 2607
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