Languages - Advanced Languages & Global Communication

University College Cork


Course Name Languages - Advanced Languages & Global Communication
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKA47
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters HDip
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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Duration 1 year Full-Time

Classroom Daytime with online elements, including a work placement
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants for this programme are expected to hold a level 8 degree with a major language component or equivalent language qualification (including relevant professional qualifications and relevant accredited examinations).

Individual language lev...

Course Content

Expand+This course is aimed at people hoping to return to the job market with modern language and intercultural communication skills along with competencies relating to managing global relationships, ICT, translation and localisation skills.

It offers ad...

Subjects Taught

Expand+It is a 60 credits course which comprises of the following:

- Advanced Language Skills in either French, German, Spanish, Italian or Portuguese (20 credits)

- Additional 10 credits in a second language chosen from French, German, Spanish, Itali...

Assessment Method Modules are assessed by a combination of methods, e.g. class tests, presentations, essays and formal exams. See individual module descriptions for details.
Careers or Further Progression

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Provision of teaching in Portuguese and Spanish will facilitate the expansion of Irish companies into expanding global markets: this, in turn, will generate further demand for competence in these languages.


Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Ms. Janet Milner
353 (0)21 4902563
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