Module Places

As part of your registration you will be choosing Option and Elective modules (if relevant). However, you may find that you cannot always get into a module that you want. Read about the reasons for this and for advice on what to do if you have not been able to get a place on a module you want.

Where possible, additional places on previously full modules are released at 3.00pm Monday to Friday during online module registration.

A list of available modules will appear here as modules open for registration. This list will be updated on an ongoing basis throughout the registration period.

Modules open for registration from 3pm on Tuesday 30 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
EEEN40590 Distributed C&O over Networks Core/Option, Elective
FIN30190 Behavioural Finance Core/Option
MIS20040 eMarketing & Social Networking Core/Option
MIS20060 Money in the Digital Society In Programme Elective
MKT30140 Marketing Negotiations Core/Option
MEEN20040 Mechanics of Solids I Core/Option
PHYC40030 Galaxies & Observational Cosmology Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Monday 29 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
SLL30110 Politics, Culture and Religion Core/Option
LANG10230 Spanish for General Purposes 1 Core/Option
LANG10010 Spanish for General Purposes 1 Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Friday 26 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
LAW37460 Planning Law Core/Option
IA40350 Host Project Sprint Elective


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Thursday 25 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
HIS31280 Rise, Fall, Rise of Modern Japan Core/Option
ECON10040 Economics and Society Elective
BMGT30320 EU Policy in Business Core/Option
BMGT30450 Groups and Teams Core/Option
FIN30080 Financial Institution Management Elective
FIN30190 Behavioural Finance Core/Option
MIS30150 ICT for Strategic Decision Making Core/Option
MKT30090 Marketing Communications Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Wednesday 24 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
POL10010 Irish Politics Elective
ECON30190 Public Economics: Government Spending, Taxation and Public Choice Core/Option
ECON30370 Environmental Economics Core/Option
AMST30270 Trumps America Elective
LARC30140 Site Specific Design 2 Elective
SLL30110 Politics, Culture and Religion Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Tuesday 23 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
SSJ30140 Travellers, Ethnicity & Rights Core/Option
GEOG10100 People, Places, Regions Elective
GEOG10020 Geography of Cities Elective
GEOG30020 Historical Geography of Ireland In Programme Elective
IA20010 Introduction to Creative Thinking Elective
ARCT40930 Parametric Design Core/Option
CPSC40040 Developments in Grassland In Programme Elective


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Monday 22 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
SLL20030 The European Project Elective, In Programme Elective
CPSC40040 Developments in Grassland Core/Option
ECON20170 Economic Research Workshop 1 Core/Option
BOTN30050 Diversity of Plant Form and Function Core/Option
BMGT20100 Developing Future Leaders Elective
BMGT30090 Entrepreneurship in Action Core/Option
BMGT30320 EU Policy in Business Core/Option
BMGT30450 Groups and Teams Core/Option
FIN30080 Financial Institution Management Elective
FIN30100 Investment and Portfolio Management Core/Option
FIN30190 Behavioural Finance Core/Option
MIS10050 ICT in Business Elective
MIS30150 ICT for Strategic Decision Makers Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Friday 19 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
PEP40660 Urban Design Studio Elective
PHYC30090 Nuclear Physics Core/Option
SLL30110 Politics Culture and Religion Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Thursday 18 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
LAW37460 Planning Law Core/Option
GER10020 German Language I b Elective
CELB30090 Advanced Cell Biology Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Wednesday 17 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
DRAM20160 Queer Theatre and Performance Elective
SSJ30140 Travellers, Ethnicity & Rights Elective
SLL30110 Politics Culture and Religion Core/Option
CELB30090 Advanced Cell Biology Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Tuesday 16 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
MUS31040 The Symphony&European Culture Core/Option
SLL30110 Politics, Culture and Religion Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Monday 15 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
SPAN30230 Peninsular Culture Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Thursday 11 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
IR40470 SaormhodĂșl Taighde Core/Option
HIS41780 Origins of Modern Diplomacy Core/Option
FDSC30030 Food Analysis II Core/Option
FDSC30050 Food Chemistry II Core/Option
HNUT20010 Human Nutrition II Core/Option
FDSC30160 PWE Core/Option


Modules open for registration from 3pm on Wednesday 10 January 2018.

Module Code Module Title Type of places for release
ACC30040 Advanced Management Accounting Core/Option
BMGT10060 Introduction to Management General Elective
ECON10040 Economics and Society General Elective
LAW41150 Online Regulation Core/Option
MATH10320 Mathematical Analysis Core/Option
MUS31040 The Symphony&European Culture Core/Option
NMHS32170 Holistic Approaches Prescribin Core/Option
PHTY20260 Mindfulness for Health In-programme
SOC10070 Sociological Analysis and Research Design General Elective

FAQ

Why can't I get a place on my preferred module?

There are three possible reasons.

No places left in the module:

The module clashes with something else on your timetable:

You may not be eligible to take the module:

In each of these cases, the system will prevent you from registering to the clashing module and inform you of the reason.

What is 'Module Capacity'?

A module’s capacity is the total number of students who can be accommodated within the module. Every module has its own fixed capacity determined by factors such as room capacity, staff/resources available to support it, the requirement to keep to a given staff/student ratio etc.

Each module’s capacity is set by the School responsible for its delivery and is divided into four categories:

These places are frequently revisited and, where possible, amended to meet demand.

Does UCD try to ensure that there are enough places?

Yes. Throughout the registration period, Registry staff actively monitor module capacity relative to demand and work with Schools to ensure that as many students as possible can get places on their preferred modules.

What can I do if I've been unsuccessful in getting a place on a preferred module?

The best advice is to immediately go for a place on an alternative module, bearing in mind that you can change your module registration until registration closes. However, there are a number of ways you may still be able to get a place on your preferred module: