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Elective Spotlight: Irish

Irish Elective Modules offered in UCD.

UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies and Folklore

Other opportunities to learn Irish

Gaeltacht UCD

Interest Courses and Preparatory courses for the European Certificate in Irish: 5 levels of Irish language courses are offered to students and staff:

  • Bunrang1 /Ab Initio (A1)
  • Bunrang 1 ar lean/Ab initio continued (A1) (for participants who are taking Irish for a 2nd trimester)
  • Bunrang 2/Elementary (A2)
  • Meánrang 1/Lower Intermediate (B1)
  • Meánrang 2/Upper Intermediate (B2)

Courses are not credit bearing but learners are encouraged to earn a qualification: Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge (TEG)/ The European Certificate in Irish. Learn more.


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