French - Conversion Course

University College Cork


Course Name French - Conversion Course
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKA12 CKA08
Course Type Postgraduate
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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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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Expand+Full-time 1 year
Part-time 2 years by day
Course Code: CKA12 Full-time; CKA08 Part-time

For the full-time one-year option, you are required to choose from modules which, when combined, result in 60 credits. Most modules have a value of 5 credit...

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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...


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For the full-time one-year option, you are required to choose from modules which, when combined, result in 60 credits. Most modules have a value of 5 credits and involve one hour of teaching per week for the duration of the aca...

Course Content

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The Higher Diploma in French is aimed at graduates who want to be considered for a master’s course in French, but do not have an honours degree in French, or who want to add a Higher Diploma in Arts subject to their qualifications.


Subjects Taught

Expand+The modules on offer, are in the main, those offered to second-year and final-year degree students. French as a degree-level subject is organised into a number of distinct elements:
-language modules on reading, writing, speaking and listeni...

Assessment Method Assessment is by a combination of essays and final year examinations in both written and oral French.
Number of Credits Higher Diploma 60 ECTS credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
This course will enables you to:

-develop your language skills through extensive reading of materials in French

-comment analytically on a wide range of materials in French

-demonstrate an awareness of French ...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Mary Noonan
+ 353 21 4902892 / 4902552
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