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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 Autumn 2022

Autumn Trimester 2022-23 Placement Test dates:

  • Tuesday 30 August at 10:00 online - CLOSED
  • Wednesday 31 August at 10:00 online - CLOSED
  • Wednesday 31 August at 14:00 online (Irish time)
  • Tuesday 6 September at 14:00 at the UCD Applied Language Centre 
  • Wednesday 7 September at 15:00 at the UCD Applied Language Centre 

You can register for a Placement Test below. 

Placement Tests Autumn Trimester 2022/23

Please register for an English Placement Test here:

You can also study 13 other Language Modules with the ALC. Click here or email languages@ucd.ie for more information.

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