Global Cultures & Languages

University College Cork


Course Name Global Cultures & Languages
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MAGCL
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: 13 September 2021
Application Date

Expand+The closing date for non-EU applications is 30 June.

UCC is using a new application system for postgraduate courses from November 2020.

You will no longer need to use the Postgraduate Application Centre (PAC) application system (except in the c...

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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...

Course Fee

Expand+EU Fees 2021
Full-time €6,130;
€3,130 (Year 1 Part-time),
€3,130 (Year 2 Part-time)
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Non-EU Fees 2021

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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...


Expand+Course Practicalities
Lecture hours and timetables depend largely on your chosen modules. The elective modules have a value of 10 credits and involve two hours of teaching per week during one semester. The rest of the modules may have a value of 5 o...

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

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LL6007 Research Journal and Presentation Skills (5 credits)
LL6008 Mobility, Plurilingualism and Intercultural Communication in a Globalized World (10 credits)
LL6901 Research Methods (5 credits)

Plus 40 credits from the following groups...

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
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