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Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE

Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE

Cultural & Heritage Studies


Course Code:  5M2154
Award Code(s):  5M2154
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
The course offers a detailed and exciting exploration of Irish history, archaeology, folklore and the arts. It is suited to students of all ages who may wish to work in this area or progress to University. It offers a series of informative lectures combined with an extensive series of field-trips one day per week.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Archaeology 5N0762
Folklore & Ethnology 5N1274
Local History Studies 5N1296
Literary, Visual & Performing Arts 5N2465
Cultural & Social History 5N0780
Irish Cultural & Heritage Resources (Field-trips)5N1293
Word Processing 5N1358
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356

 

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Progression Routes

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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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5M2154