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DN520
Arts - Irish Folklore

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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).

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Folklore is the study of the practices of everyday life, in the past and in the present. It is both old and new, and is as much concerned with the Internet and the experience of modern city life, as with traditional, rural communities.

Folklore deals with life from the cradle to the grave. It explores people’s pastimes and festivals, their customs, stories and beliefs. The Chinese celebration of New Year in Ireland, for example, is of interest to the Irish folklorist today just as much as the traditional celebration of Halloween.

The BA degree in UCD (DN500) may be taken as a Joint Honours or a Single Honours Degree. Joint Honours' students take two subjects to degree level (and indicate<

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BBSAX 5M2468 Business Administration
EASSX 5M2181 Applied Social Studies
5M0536 Computer Systems and Networks
BBSXX 5M2102 Business Studies
ECDXX 5M3050 Community Development
DCHSX 5M4468 Community Health Services
DCHSC 5M2009 Early Childhood Care and Education
5M5048 Creative Media
5M2155 Creative Media
5M5028 Applied Ecology
5M18519 Film and Television Production
ELAXX 5M3114 General Studies
AGDXX 5M1995 Graphic Design
BIPXX 5M2067 Information Processing
BBSIT 5M2111 International Trade
EPJXX 5M2464 Journalism
CASLT 5M3807 Laboratory Techniques
ELESX 5M2073 Language and European Studies
ECHSX 5M2154 Cultural and Heritage Studies
BMXXX 5M2069 Marketing
BEBXX 5M0828 eBusiness
EETXX 5M3635 Education and Training
ETFPX 5M5158 Film and Television Production
APAPX 6M4029 Art
AAAXX 6M3618 Arts Administration
6M5149 Broadcasting
BALBX 6M4985 Business
6M5545 Cartoon Animation
6M0695 Computer Systems and Networks
6M20496 Digital Media Production
6M3566 Drama
BLSXX 5M3789 Legal Studies
6M5159 Film and Television Production
6M18534 Film and Television Production
6M3115 Information, Advice and Advocacy
BITSX 6M5014 International Contact Centre Service
BMANX 6M4587 Management
6M5130 Media Production
EPHOT 6M3732 Photography
6M0691 Software Development



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There is an opportunity for students to study abroad for part of their degree.

The study of Irish Folklore is ideal for careers in:
- Heritage-related organisations
- The media
- Teaching
- Areas related to Irish studies and ethnic studies

A degree in Folklore is of particular relevance to anyone interested in popular culture, tradition and society.



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