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In-Sessional English Modules for UCD Students


English Language Modules

The UCD Applied Language Centre offers English for General and Academic Purposes modules for Erasmus, non-EU/Exchange and international non-native English speaking students. These modules can be taken in Autumn or Spring Trimesters and must be taken for 5 credits per module.

For Erasmus and non-EU Exchange, they must be taken as part of your learning agreement with your home university. It is not possible to audit these modules. Modules from the list below will run in each trimester depending on student uptake.

All students must take a Placement Test before registering for an English module, you can register for a Placement Test below.

To find out more about the modules we offer, click on the module descriptors below.

Placement Tests Spring 2022-23

Spring Trimester 2022-23 Placement Test dates:

Please registeryour interest for a Placement Test with the form below. We will then be in touch to confirm a date in the next week.

You can also study 13 other Language Modules with the ALC.

Please feel free to email languages@ucd.ie for more information.


Placement Tests Spring Trimester 2022/23

 Please register your interest in sitting an English Placement Test here:

UCD Applied Language Centre

Daedalus Building, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
T: +353 1 716 7900 | E: languages@ucd.ie