French & Irish

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name French & Irish
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code QR51
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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How to Apply
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Duration 4 years.

Medium Group Teaching
12 (hours maximum)
11-12 hours.

Personal Study
25 (hours maximum)
22-25 hours preparing and revising.
Qualification Letters BA Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
Post A-level French
ABB including A-level French and Irish.

Note: for applicants who have not studied A-level French then AS-level French grade B would be acceptable in lieu of A-level French.


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Course Content

The emphasis in both French and Irish is on modern language and culture, and issues of language and identity will be at the core of the joint programme. In French, the course offers insight into the language and society of both metropolit...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 French 1
• Intermediate French
• French for Beginners
• Gaeilge 1

Stage 1 Optional Courses
• Introduction to French Studies 1
• Introduction to French Studies 2
• Celtic Mythology
• Irish Folklore

Stage 2
• Fre...

Assessment Method

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• The way in which you will be assessed will vary according to the learning objectives of each module. Language modules are assessed through a variety of written tasks, class t...

Careers or Further Progression

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Studying for a French and Irish degree at Queen’s will assist students in developing the core skills and employment-related experiences that are valued by employers, professional organisations and academic institutio...

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