Awards
Honours Bachelor Degree
Programme Code: TA_HEURS_B
 
Mode of Delivery:Full Time
 
No. of Semesters:9
NFQ Level:8
Embedded Award:No
 
Programme Credits:240
Department:Humanities
CAO Code:
  1. TA021
 

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme the learner will be able to :

PO1Knowledge - Breadth
 (a)understanding the historical, political & social development of Europe understanding the cultural development of France, Germany, Spain/Ireland situate Irish culture, politics & history within a European framework demonstrate creativity, decision making & lateral thinking skills understand & explain language structures, registers & linguistic principles contextualise & analyse themes & trends in contemporary Europe contextualise & analyse themes in European literature identify research resources & manage research data
PO3Skill - Range
 (a)analyse & evaluate key aspects of European literature, of France, Germany or Spain analyse & evaluate key aspects of European culture and society analyse & evaluate key aspects European history & politics
PO4Skill - Selectivity
 (a)analyse & evaluate similarities & differances within European cultures & societies gather, process & evaluate information from a variety of sources identify, describe & analyse problems & devise strategies for their resolution
PO5Competence - Context
 (a)examine & appraise in the TL issues of historic, socio-politic & literary significance analyse the EU's relationship with other geo-political regions have an informed understanding of contemporary European movements debate & discuss the EU's role in contemporary affairs debate & discuss the methods used in decision-making within the EU understand the global political economy & the effects of globalisation
PO6Competence - Role
 (a)work effectively with others as part of a team
PO7Competence - Learning to Learn
 (a)use key language learning strategies to be an autonomous & effective learner demonstrate effective communication (presentation & written) skills in English
PO8Competence - Insight
 (a)undertake independent research & autonomous learning work autonomously - self direction, self-discipline, time-management use and demonstrate IT skills
 

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
ESOC H1001 European Cultural Sociology 1
MKTG H10111 European Business 1
HIST H1001 European History 1
LEAR H1001 Learning to Learn at Third Level
POLI H1001 Introduction to Politics 1
Elective
Module Code Module Title
GERM H1021 German
FREN H1020 French
SPAN H1013 Spanish 1

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
APPS H1005 Personal Productivity and IT
ESOC H1005 European Cultural Sociology 2
HIST H1005 European History 2
MKTG H1093 European Business 2
PBAD H1001 Public Administration
Elective
Module Code Module Title
FRENH1021 French
GERM H1022 German
SPAN H1014 Spanish 2
 

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
LITR H2003 European Literature & Society 1
EURO H2001 Totalitarianism in Europe 1 : 1919-1945
ECON H2013 Economics One
POLI H2002 The European Union
ESOC H2006 European Cultural Sociology 3
Elective
Module Code Module Title
FRENH1021 French
SPAN H2012 Spanish
GERM H2016 German

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
EUPO H20011 Development of European Politics
ESOC H2007 European Cultural Sociology 4
LITR H2007 European Literature & Society 2
ECON H2005 Economics Two
EURO H2002 Totalitarianism in Europe 2: Eastern Europe 1945 - 1989
Elective
Module Code Module Title
GERM H2017 German
SPAN H2013 Spanish
FREN H20181 French
 

Stage 3 / Semester 1

Elective
Module Code Module Title
CSKS H3001 Communication Skills (Spanish)
CSKG H3001 Communication Skills (German)
PDPS H3001 Personal Development & Publicity Skills
COMM H1017 Social Media Communications
ABRD H3001 Semester Abroad
CCAC H3001 Cross Cultural Awareness and Communication
CSKF H3001 Communication Skills (French)

Stage 3 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
ABRD H3002 Semester Abroad
 

Stage 4 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
POLI H4005 Global Politics
BUSS H4002 Global Business
Elective
Module Code Module Title
TOUR H4006 European Tourism Policy
EFEL H1001 English as a Foreign Language ( Part 1 of 2 )
LITR H4012 German Literature and Society
LITR H4011 Spanish Literature and Society
FRENH4015 French
LITR H4009 French Literature and Society
SPAN H4016 Spanish
GERM H4015 German
LITR H4010 Irish Literature & Identity

Stage 4 / Semester 2

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
POLI H4007 Global Politics
DISS H4012 Dissertation
ECON H4026 European Union Law
EFEL H1001 English as a Foreign Language ( Part 1 of 2 )
Elective
Module Code Module Title
FREN H40171 French
GERM H4016 German
SPAN H4017 Spanish
COMM H4007 Applied Communications & Media
LANG H4009 German Literature and Society
LANG H4008 Spanish Literature & Society
LANG H4007 French Literature & Society
EFEL H1001 English as a Foreign Language ( Part 2 of 2 )
 

Stage 5 / Semester 1

Mandatory
Module Code Module Title
EFEL H1001 English as a Foreign Language ( Part 2 of 2 )