Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

We asked Dr Jan Steiner from Health Service Executive to give some advice for people considering this job:

Dr Jan Steiner

Anaesthetist

Health Service Executive

Read more

Dr Jan Steiner
Try and get as much practical experience before entering the job as possible.
Close

Administrative?
Administrative
Administrative people are interested in work that offers security and a sense of being part of a larger process. They may be at their best operating under supervisors who give clear guidelines, and performing routine tasks in a methodical and reliable way.

They tend to enjoy clerical and most forms of office work, where they perform essential administrative duties. They often form the backbone of large and small organisations alike. They may enjoy being in charge of office filing systems, and using computers and other office equipment to keep things running smoothly. They usually like routine work hours and prefer comfortable indoor workplaces.
All Courses
PLC Progression Routes
PLC Points Calculator
CAO Points Calculator
CAO Video Guide

Pallaskenry Agricultural College
Kildalton Agricultural & Horticultural College
Sligo College of Further Education
Career Interviews
Sector Profiles
School Subjects (LC)
College Courses
Close
Study Skills
Other
Work Experience (School)
CV & Interview Preparation

Course Details

logo imagelogo image
<
Back to CourseFinder

TR001-FR
Arts - French

Ed Zone

Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the QQI, HEA or Higher Education Institutes.

Career Opportunities
3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
4 Years
Duration of course
Druation goes here.....
387 577

2017 Points

387 577

* Not all on this points score were offered places
Change
-3 +7
Saves this course to your Career File if you are registered.

Summary... header image

The development of reading, analytical, and critical skills, in the form of both oral tasks and written exercises in French, forms the bedrock of this course. Students are expected to progress to a high level of competence in the four basic linguistic skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. This includes nurturing an ability to cope with different registers and styles of written and spoken French and to reflect critically on the way the language is used and structured. Examples of optional subjects available over the course of the four years include French linguistics, literature, ideas and politics.
A minimum stay of two months in a French-speaking country is required over the duration of your course.

Course Details header image

This course is part of a Two-Subject Moderatorship (TSM).

The following are the CAO codes used for CAO applications to specific two-subject combinations for TCD from 2017:
CAO Code Title Points 2017
TR289  French/German  411
TR292  French/History  509
TR293  French/History of Art and Architecture  419
TR294  French/Modern Irish  395
TR295  French/Italian  387
TR297  French/Mathematics  542
TR298  French/Music  (Restricted)  430*
TR299  French/Philosophy  484*
TR300  French/Psychology  555*
TR301  French/Russian  411
TR302  French/Sociology  462*
TR303  French/Spanish  409
TR306  French/Drama Studies  (Restricted)  469
TR107  Ancient History and Archaeology/French  395
TR137  World Religions and Theology/French  395
TR167  Classical Civilisation/French  393
TR257  English Literature/French  507
TR313  Film Studies/French  445
TR551  Jewish and Islamic Civilisations/French  395
TR229  Classical Languages/French  454

From College Website...
Go...
TR001-FR - Arts - French
TCD

From Qualifax...
Go...
TR001-FR - Arts - French
Qualifax - The National Courses Database
DISCLAIMER: These links are to official sources of information for this course - we accept no responsibility for the information on them.


Entry Requirementsheader image

To view the Leaving Certificate minimum entry requirements for this course, Click Here [Source: Qualifax]

To view Mature Entry requirements, or alternative requirements, please visit Qualifax or the Colleges' website from the links available in the Course Details section above.

QQI FET/FETAC Links header image

This course does not appear to accept applicants with Further Education and Training (FET) awards. Please check with the college directly - sometimes this data is not published openly, or special arrangements may be available.

Career Progression header image

Recent graduates in French have gone on to work in areas as diverse as arts administration, translation and interpreting, diplomacy, tourism, publishing, and investment banking, as well as second-level teaching and the Civil Service. 



Related Coursesheader image

The following course suggestions also prepare for work in this Career Sector, and may suit people with similar Career Interests. They are from colleges in the same region, and might also be worth exploring. You can sort the list by Title or College by clicking on the column headings. You can Tag any of these courses from within the individual course pages.

Course Title College
Visual Culture National College of Art and Design - NCAD 
Computing with Languages IT Tallaght 
Computer Science and Language Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Music, Film & Drama University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - Film Studies University College Dublin - UCD 
Gaeilge agus Iriseoireacht - Irish and Journalism Dublin City University - DCU 
Early and Modern Irish Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
English Studies Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Early Irish Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Classics Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Modern Languages University College Dublin - UCD 
Languages and International Tourism Dublin Institute of Technology - DIT 
Arts - Irish Folklore University College Dublin - UCD 
English Studies and Languages Dublin Institute of Technology - DIT 
English & History - Online Flexible Learning Dublin City University - DCU 
Arts (Joint Honours) International Languages Dublin City University - DCU 
Middle Eastern and European Languages and Cultures Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
English, European & World Literatures University College Dublin - UCD 
English with Creative Writing University College Dublin - UCD 
English Literature University College Dublin - UCD 
Languages, Linguistics & Cultures University College Dublin - UCD 
Philosophy Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Spanish Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Italian University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - Irish University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - Greek & Roman Civilisation University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - German University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - French University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - English University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - Celtic Civilization University College Dublin - UCD 
English, Media and Cultural Studies IADT Dun Laoghaire 
Arts - Linguistics University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - Spanish University College Dublin - UCD 
Arts - Classical Civilisation Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Russian Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Jewish and Islamic civilisations Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Italian Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Modern Irish Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - Classical Languages - Greek/Latin Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - German Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - French Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Arts - English Literature Trinity College Dublin - TCD 
Applied Language and Translation Studies Dublin City University - DCU 

Saturday 9 December.
Trinity College Dublin - TCD - TCD Open Day

View all [1]


Trinity College Dublin - TCD
TCD New CAO Courses 2018
Trinity College Dublin - TCD
The Book of Kells Creative Competition

View all[2]


Download our
Leaving Cert
Points Calculator

and Course Search App pointsCalcImage

Download our Points Calculator on the app store
Download CAOCalc+ on the google paly store

CAO Toolbox

15
CAO CourseFinder CAO CourseFinder 
New Courses New Courses 
Restricted Courses Restricted Courses 
Points Calculator Points Calculator 
CAO Course Worksheet CAO Course Worksheet 
Alert Lists Alert Lists 
CAO Handbook CAO Handbook 
CAO Website CAO Website 
CAO Video Guide CAO Video Guide 
CAO and STEM Careers CAO and STEM Careers 
Key Dates 2017-18 Key Dates 2017-18 
Access to College - HEAR Access to College - HEAR 
Access to College - DARE Access to College - DARE 
CAO - Application Trends CAO - Application Trends 
Course Choice Checklist (pdf) Course Choice Checklist (pdf) 

Career Guidance


Career Sectors
This course prepares people for work relating to the following Career Sectors. Click to explore more...

Classic Arts, Languages & Culture

Career Suggestions
If you are interested in this course, then these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.