Tailored to individual interests
The Arts and Humanities programme from Carlow College is designed in such a way that students can study a broad range of areas or narrow their focus to the subjects they want to pursue in Year 3. Also, to help students prepare for life in college, there are special modules in first year, such as academic and digital skills.
Five core disciplines
In all, there are five core disciplines from which students can choose modules (in a variety of combinations):
- English, Creative Arts & Media
What can you expect to learn?
The programme equips students with the essential tools needed for the 21st century by nourishing critical thinking, developing communication skills and preparing for future choices. Students who take this course can open their mind to different ways of thinking and understanding; they become reflective thinkers who are socially engaged and appreciate learning as a lifelong activity.
Where can you expect to go?
Graduates of this programme find employment in many different fields such as media, marketing, tourism, banking, pastoral care and the civil service. For those students who progress and complete a Level 8 programme, postgraduate study is possible. The B.A. in Arts and Humanites also has primary teaching placement options for students who concentrate a portion of their studies on Theology, ideal for those who are planning to progress to a Level 8 programme.
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- English, Creative Arts and Media
- Academic and Programme skills modules
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesVisual Arts General Studies & Classics Liberal Arts View 44 other Bachelors in Visual Arts in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- successfully completed a second level/high school qualification equivalent to the Irish Leaving Certificate. Certified copies of all Educational Qualifications to date should be attached to applications; and
- a minimum score of 6.5 in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). If English is not the first language of the applicant, he/she should review the English Language Entry Requirements for Admission to Carlow College, St. Patrick’s and provide the necessary paperwork with a completed application form.
International7392 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7392 EUR per year during 36 months.
- All full-time undergraduate courses at Carlow College are covered under the Department of Education & Skills Free Fees Initiative.
- In order to qualify for free fees you must have been living in an EEA member state or Switzerland for at least three of the five years before starting a course.
Living costs for Carlow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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