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Work hard, it is important to have a good work ethic and to always be open to facing new challenges. An open mind is very important as the financial services industry is one that has undergone and will continue to undergo many changes. An appetite for learning is also very important as the need to broaden ones knowledge is paramount.
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TR001-AR
Arts (subject option: History Of Art and Architecture)

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
4 Years
Duration of course
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440 530*

2015 Points

440 530

* Not all on this points score were offered places

Change from 2014

+5 -25

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Study a broad range of courses covering the history of painting, sculpture and architecture from ancient Greece to modern times. Focus on topics such as early Irish art, the painters of the Italian Renaissance, the great gothic cathedrals of Europe, the artistic achievements of the 20th century.


 
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This course is part of a Two-Subject Moderatorship (TSM). Follow this link for specific subject requirements and CAO application codes

The following are the CAO codes used for CAO applications to specific two-subject combinations for TCD from 2015:
CAO Code Title Points 2015
TR475  History of Art and Architecture/Italian  440
TR476  History of Art and Architecture/Latin  N/A
TR478  History of Art and Architecture/Music  (Restricted)  440
TR479  History of Art and Architecture/Philosophy  440
TR482  History of Art and Architecture/Sociology  470*
TR483  History of Art and Architecture/Spanish  475*
TR485  History of Art and Architecture/Drama Studies  (Restricted)  440
TR113  Ancient History and Archaeology/History of Art and Architecture  440
TR143  World Religions and Theology/History of Art and Architecture  440
TR173  Classical Civilisation/History of Art and Architecture  440
TR263  English Literature/History of Art and Architecture  530*
TR293  French/History of Art and Architecture  440
TR353  German/History of Art and Architecture  440
TR443  History/History of Art and Architecture  515*
TR486  Early Irish/History of Art and Architecture  515
TR555  Jewish and Islamic Civilisations/History of Art and Architecture  440

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TR001-AR - Arts (subject option: History Of Art and Architecture)
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TR001-AR - Arts (subject option: History Of Art and Architecture)
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To view the Leaving Certificate minimum entry requirements for this course, Click Here [Source: Qualifax]

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This course does not appear to accept applicants with Further Education and Training (FET) awards. Please check with the college directly - sometimes this data is not published openly, or special arrangements may be available.

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Career opportunities are strongly influenced by other subjects taken, though work as an art critic, museum tour guide, seller of art, etc. is an option.



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