Languages & Cultures

University College Cork


Course Name Languages & Cultures
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKD16 CKD17
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
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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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

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Expand+1 year Full-time; 2 years Part-time

The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Codes: CKD16 Full-time; CKD17 Part-time

Lecture hours and timetables depend largely on your chosen modules. The elective module...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants should normally have at least an honours primary degree or equivalent at a second class honours grade one in French, German, Italian or Hispanic Studies/Spanish.

Candidates with language or linguistics degrees at second class honours gr...

Course Content

Expand+The MA in Languages and Cultures is a flexible programme that aims to equip students with advanced language skills in one or more areas and to develop their expertise in intercultural communication and cultural transfer. With a particular focus on tr...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Core programme
LL6008 Negotiating Knowledges in the Networked Society [10 credits]
LL6901 Research Methods [5 credits]
LL6007 Research Journal and Presentation [5 credits]

There are two broad subject areas from which students pick their optiona...

Assessment Method Assessment varies depending on your choice of subjects but assessment methods include oral presentations, essays, exams and research portfolios.
Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
This programme will provide you with advanced training in languages, intercultural communication and develop your research skills to very high levels. It will equip you for jobs in the education, tourism, translation, heritage, technology, or global business sectors.
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Ms. Janet Milner
00 353 21 4902563

Dr. Mary Noonan
00 353 21 4902892 / 4902702
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