The Pre-University Arts in Cultural and Heritage Studies course is designed for students who are interested in a career in the area of Irish heritage and culture and as an access course to Arts degree programmes at NUI colleges.
Pre-University Arts in Cultural and Heritage Studies
Students on this Pre-University Arts in Cultural and Heritage Studies course gain an understanding of Irish archaeology and local history and an appreciation of Irish culture and heritage. The development of research skills is an important element of this course.
About This Course
Appreciation of Irish Culture
Folklore and Ethnology
Choice of French, German or Spanish ab initio
Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
Graduates of this course in Pre-University Arts in Cultural and Heritage Studies are eligible to apply through the CAO and/or the Higher Education Links Scheme for entry to year one of a range of higher certificate and degree programmes at Institutes of Technology and Universities (please check with the particular institution regarding local eligibility requirements).
Employment opportunities are varied and graduates can expect to find employment in areas such as tourism, education, heritage, public information and community development.
QQI Level 5 Certificate in Cultural and Heritage Studies
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