36 months
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17900 GBP/year
4630 GBP/year
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About

Students on the BA History and Irish from Queen's University Belfast will receive intensive tuition in the Irish language with four hours of language instruction each week. Students on this pathway choose from a wide range of modules relating to Irish culture and society such as film-making, the short story, poetry, Gaelic identity, mythology and Scottish Gaelic.

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Overview

In History and Irish from Queen's University Belfast , there is a wide choice of relevant modules spanning a long chronological period from Ancient History through to the Contemporary History of the late twentieth century.

Career

Studying on this pathway will assist students in developing the core skills and employment-related experiences that are valued by employers, particularly in a world where critical thinking, cross-cultural awareness and communication skills are at a premium. 

Typical careers include teacher, language development officer, translator, manager, TV presenter, producer, writer and researcher. Graduates may also enter careers in business, management consultancy, museums, archives and libraries, and software development 

88% of graduates in Irish are in employment or further study within 6 months of graduation. Starting salaries may be in the region of £21,800.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Radical Musics
  • The Northern Ireland Conflict and paths to Peace
  • Apocalypse! The End of the World
  • The making of Contemporary Britain
  • The American South 1619-1865
  • The Roman Origins of East & West, c.300-800
  • Europe between the Wars, 1919-1939

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A level requirements

  • ABB including A-level Irish
Irish leaving certificate requirements
  • H3H3H3H3H3H3/H2H3H3H3H3 including Higher Level grade H3 in Irish
Graduate
  • A minimum of a 2:2 Honours Degree, provided any subject requirement is also met

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4630 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4630 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Northern Ireland (NI) £4,630
  • Republic of Ireland (ROI) £4,630
  • England, Scotland or Wales (GB) £9,250
  • EU Other £17,900
  • International £17,900

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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