Irish & Politics

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Irish & Politics
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code QL52
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
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How to Apply
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Duration 3 years.
Qualification Letters BA Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
ABB including A-level Irish

Irish leaving certificate requirements
H3H3H3H3H3H3/H2H3H3H3H3 including Higher Level grade H3 in Irish

A minimum of a 2:2 Honours Degree, provided any subjec...

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Course Content

Students on the BA Irish and Politics will combine advanced learning of the Irish language with a study of Politics. You may chose from a wide range of modules in Irish such as film-making, the short story, poetry, and Gaelic identity. Poli...

Subjects Taught

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Gaeilge 1
Comparative Politics
Perspectives on Politics

Stage 1 Optional Courses
Celtic Mythology
Irish Folklore
Introduction to Modern Irish Literature
Contemporary Europe
World Politics
Issues in Contemporary Politics

Assessment Method

Expand+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 tests, a formal written examination and an oral exam at the end of the year. ...

Careers or Further Progression

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Studying on this pathway will assist students in developing the core skills and employment-related experiences that are valued by employers, particularly in a world where critical thinking, cross-cultural awareness a...

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