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TR001-RU
Arts - Russian

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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.

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Most students start Russian as complete beginners, and take an intensive first year language course (with six hours of language classes per week). Special provisions are made for students with prior knowledge of Russian (native, near-native speakers, those who have passed Russian in the Leaving Certificate or have taken another entrance qualification in Russian).

In addition to language study, you will take modules covering aspects of Russian literature, Russian history and Russian culture, society and politics. In later years, you will also have the option to study a second Slavonic language (Polish, Bulgarian or Croatian).

You will find the Russian programme exciting and rewarding if you enjoy language study, are interested in unfamiliar cultures, have a sense of adventure and are not afraid of a challenge.

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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
TR723  Russian/Spanish  411
TR725  Russian/Drama Studies  (Restricted)  469
TR121  Ancient History and Archaeology/Russian  411
TR151  World Religions and Theology/Russian  411
TR181  Classical Civilisation/Russian  444
TR211  Economics/Russian  499*
TR271  English Literature/Russian  507
TR301  French/Russian  411
TR317  Film Studies/Russian  500
TR361  German/Russian  411
TR236  Classical Languages/Russian  454
TR451  History/Russian  520*
TR511  Modern Irish/Russian  415
TR541  Italian/Russian  411
TR560  Jewish and Islamic Civilisations/Russian  411
TR661  Philosophy/Russian  485*

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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.

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Career paths followed by recent graduates are often ones where Russian-language competence is directly relevant. These include: arts and media; education; business, finance and marketing; civil and public service; international organisations (UN, EU, NGOs) and diplomacy; journalism; and tourism.



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