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Classics, English & History

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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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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
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Do you want to develop a deep understanding of human experience in Europe and its associated cultures from earliest times to the very present? Do you want to explore issues of memory, truth, curiosity and understanding that have fascinated people at all times and at all places?

This programme will bring students to the heart of vital questions about society, history, culture and life itself, and deep into the array of texts that are the result of millennia of lives lived.

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DN530 - Classics, English & History

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DN530 - Classics, English & History
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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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Note: Information for 2018 Entry
Old Code New Code Award Title
EMMPX 5M2146 Multimedia Production
ELAXX 5M3114 General Studies
6M3566 Drama
6M3115 Information, Advice and Advocacy
5M5028 Applied Ecology
6M5545 Cartoon Animation
6M5159 Film and Television Production
6M5149 Broadcasting
6M5130 Media Production
BITSX 6M5014 International Contact Centre Service
BALBX 6M4985 Business
BAXXX 6M5013 Administration
BMANX 6M4587 Management
AAAXX 6M3618 Arts Administration
EPHOT 6M3732 Photography
APAPX 6M4029 Art
6M2115 Supervisory Management for Manufacturing
DCXXX 6M2007 Early Childhood Care and Education
6M18534 Film and Television Production
6M0695 Computer Systems and Networks
6M0691 Software Development
EPATP 5M5163 Theatre Performance
5M5165 Trade Union Studies
ETFPX 5M5158 Film and Television Production
5M5162 Media Engineering
EPADT 5M5152 Theatre Production
DCHSX 5M4468 Community Health Services
ERPXX 5M4511 Radio Production
EYXXX 5M4732 Youth Work
DTXXX 5M5011 Tourism with Business
5M5048 Creative Media
BLSXX 5M3789 Legal Studies
CASLT 5M3807 Laboratory Techniques
ECDXX 5M3050 Community Development
EETXX 5M3635 Education and Training
BBSAX 5M2468 Business Administration
EPJXX 5M2464 Journalism
EASSX 5M2181 Applied Social Studies
5M2155 Creative Media
ECHSX 5M2154 Cultural and Heritage Studies

Essential Module Requirements:
5 modules at Distinction Grade.

Note: Information for 2018 Entry

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A strong focus on the fluent articulation and analysis of ideas means students on this programme will gain the cultural capital and transferable skills highly valued by employers, whether in business sector, arts and heritage, civil service or the media.

In addition to MLitt and PhD programmes in Classics, English and History, this programme prepares students for graduate study in many areas, including:

Classics; English; History; Film; Drama; Media Studies; Cultural Studies; Education; Archives.

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