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DL821
English, Media and Cultural Studies

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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.

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4 Years
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Students will gain an in-depth knowledge of a wide range of literary works, media texts, films, television and visual cultures, and political economy of cultures.

This course will teach students the how-and-why of critical and analytical thinking; how to develop your own cultural toolbox; and how to become an effective communicator.

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DL821 - English, Media and Cultural Studies
Dun Laoghaire IADT

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DL821 - English, Media and Cultural Studies
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This course will accept any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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3 Distinctions

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Journalism, publishing, advertising, public relations, media and broadcasting, research, human rights law, international politics, trade unionism, business and management, film and television, teaching, insurance, politics and activism, performance, technology, fashion, librarianship, public service, international relations, international English teacher, entertainment…the list of potential career paths is almost endless! You will also be eligible to apply for the Postgraduate Diploma in Education, necessary to teach at second level.



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