Arts - Spanish

Maynooth University


Course Name Arts - Spanish
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH101
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters BA
Duration 3 years (4 if taking Erasmus/Study Abroad option)
Erasmus/Study Abroad Option: Yes
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Certificate: 2H5 & 4O6/H7, Irish, English & 3rd Language

Minimum entry requirements: While there is no minimum entry requirement to study non-beginner Spanish, we generally recommend H4 Leaving Certificate Spanish.

Beginners: no minimum Spanish requirement. If taking up Spanish as a beginner, it is advisable to attend all lectures from the first week of term.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Age Restrictions
In general, students must be 17 years or older by 15th January in the year after entry to the University. If you are younger, you must make a special application to the University’s President.

All Leaving Certificate subjects...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules

Points are awarded as follows:
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Applicants can use their points allocation for the Link Modules as one of their best six subjects for the purpose of calculating points, but the Link Modules do not qualify as a subject for minimum entry requirement purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+If you have a relevant QQI/BTEC qualification, you can use this to apply to a degree programme at Maynooth University. This section outlines the qualifications and other requirements for students who hold or expect to hold QQI Certificates, and who w...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Maynooth University greatly values the particular contribution of mature students to the academic and social environment of the University. A mature student is 23 years or older by 1st January in the year of entry to the University. For part-time deg...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2021: 1650 (MH101)
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Financial Support For information on grants go to:
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+The Maynooth Bachelor of Arts Degree
By choosing the Maynooth BA degree, a wide variety of interesting subjects is opened up to you. Hundreds of subject combinations are available and you don't have to make any decision on your subject choices unt...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Spanish (group 5 subject)

If you want to achieve a high level of competency in a world language, as well as learn about Spanish and Latin American culture and society more generally, studying Spanish as part of our BA degree is for you.

As a s...

Comment Spanish is also available in
MH109: BA Media Studies
MH401 IFE: BA International Finance and Economics
MH409: BBA Business and Languages
MH502 LWD: BCL (Law and Arts)
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Options after graduation?
A degree in Spanish offers students enhanced employability in a wide range of careers - diplomatic service, development work with NGOs, education, publishing, working with EU and global institutions, translation and int...

Further Enquiries Contact us
Maynooth University Spanish and Latin American Studies
+ 353 1 708 4724

Contact us
Maynooth University Admissions Office, Humanity House,
South Campus
+ 353 1 708 3822
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 338
2020 318
2019 316