English - Conversion Course

University College Cork

 

Course Name English - Conversion Course
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKA11 CKA10
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters HDip in Arts
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 9 September 2019
Application Date

Expand+Applications for 2019 start dates will open on November 1st 2018.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means we offer places four times a year on a rolling basis. Some cour...

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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.

2. Apply Online

Once you have chosen your co...

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Duration Full-time 1 year
Part-time option over 2 years
CKA11 (full-time); CKA10 (part-time)

The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years
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Entry Requirements

Expand+It is intended for those who already have a degree, preferably in the area of Arts or the Sciences

The Higher Diploma in Arts is a conversion programme and applicants would not normally have studied the relevant subject to Honours Degree level pre...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The Higher Diploma in Arts English is a postgraduate qualification intended for students who already have a degree in another subject and who wish to study English intensively. You study a range of second- and third-year English under...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The Higher Diploma in Arts English consists of modules to the value of 60 credits taken from a range of existing second- and third-year modules in English. The course runs for one year (full time) or two years (part time). Credits may be made up thro...

Assessment Method Assessment methods vary depending on modules taken, but include in-class tests or final exams, take-home essays, oral presentations, on-line journals or portfolios, and preparation and contribution in class.
Number of Credits 60 Credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
Students gain extensive knowledge of numerous areas of literature in English and different approaches to the study of literature. You will be given numerous opportunities to develop your oral and written communication ...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Ken Rooney
k.rooney@ucc.ie
+353 21 4903292
http://www.ucc.ie/en/english/

Jennifer Crowley
j.crowley@ucc.ie
+353 21 490 2664
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