Dublin Course Offerings

 

2019-2020 SEMESTER PROGRAMS:
MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY

Application Deadlines

Spring: October 1

Fall: April 15

Language Requirement: None. Courses are taught in English.

Additional Requirements: Minimum GPA 3.0. Must have completed at least 2 semesters at a U.S. or Canadian university, college or community college before applying. For complete requirements, please see the Eligibility section on this page.

Possible U.S. Credits: 12-18 semester credits (24-35 ECTS). ECTS = European Credit Transfer System.  2 ECTS = approximately 1 U.S. semester credit. Students will take 4-5 modules (courses).

Final Transcript: Issued by Maynooth University.

TERMINOLOGY

At Maynooth University, classes or courses are called “modules.” An undergraduate degree program is called a “course.”

Most modules are worth 5 ECTS or approximately 3 semester credits. Students can enroll in anywhere between 24 and 35 ECTS per semester – or, between 12 and 18 U.S. semester credits.

All students MUST have a total of 8 modules approved by their home institution. This will give you back-ups in case of changes in module availability. When you pre-register for modules (this happens after you’re accepted), you will have to list a total of 8 possible modules on your registration form, in order of preference. Maynooth University will not process your registration unless you list a total of 8 modules.

subject areas

Maynooth University has a wide range of module offerings. Modules are offered in the following SUBJECT AREAS:

BUSINESS

  • Accounting

  • Economics

  • Ethics

  • Finance

  • International Business

  • Human Resources

  • Management

  • Marketing

HUMANITIES

  • Ancient Classics

  • English

  • European Studies

  • Gender Studies

  • Geography

  • History

  • Irish Studies

  • Literature

  • Medieval Irish and Celtic Studies

  • Media Studies

  • Music

  • Philosophy

  • Theology

LANGUAGES

  • Catalan Language and Culture

  • Chinese Studies

  • French Language

  • German Language

  • Irish Language

  • Latin American Studies

  • Portuguese Language and Culture

  • Spanish Language

NATURAL SCIENCES

  • Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Computer Science

  • Design Innovation

  • Electronic Engineering

  • Experimental Physics

  • Mathematics

  • Mathematical Physics

SOCIAL SCIENCES

  • Anthropology

  • Applied Social Studies

  • Education

  • International Relations

  • Law

  • Political Science

  • Psychology

  • Social Policy

  • Sociology

course offerings

Please follow these instructions to see specific Course Offerings by semester for the above-listed Subject Areas. Before searching for modules at the link below, please read the following information!  It will help you greatly in understanding how many credits each module is worth and when each module is offered.

  1. Click on the Subject Area you are interested in.

  2. Click the “Link” for the module you are interested in.

  3. The top of the module description will tell you:  1) when the course is offered, 2) how many credits it is worth, and 3) whether or not it is open to international students.

  4. Please note! Semester 1 = Fall.  Semester 2 = Spring. Classes marked “Semester 1 and 2” are year-long classes and may only be taken if you are studying at Maynooth for the full academic year.

  5. Please note! The number of credits given does NOT designate U.S. credits. They are ECTS credits.  To calculate the approximate number of U.S. semester credits, multiply the number of ECTS credits by 0.5 and round to the nearest whole number.  Example: 5 ECTS = 3 U.S. semester credits.

  6. If the module is open to international students, you will see a green check mark next to “International.”

  7. Course codes beginning with 1, 2, or 3 (e.g. AN151, AN237, AN314) are generally open to undergraduate students. Course codes beginning with 6, 7, or 8 (e.g. AN652, AN862) are post-graduate modules and ARE NOT open to undergraduate students.

  8. It is your responsibility to ensure you have the necessary prerequisites or co-requisites as shown in the module description.  Please read module descriptions carefully. Maynooth University will not let you take a module if you do not have the necessary prerequisites/co-requisites. If you are unsure whether you have the necessary prerequisites/co-requisites, please contact ASA at 617-327-9388.

  9. Timetables (class schedules) for each academic year are posted around the end of August or beginning of September (just before the beginning of the academic year).

  10. Module offerings and timetables are subject to change.

  11. Click here to search for modules – then SCROLL DOWN for module offerings

 

 

2019-2020 SEMESTER PROGRAMS:
GRIFFITH COLLEGE DUBLIN

Application Deadlines

Spring: October 1

Fall: April 15

Language Requirement: None. Courses are taught in English.

Additional Requirements: Minimum GPA 2.5. Must have completed at least 1 semester at a U.S. or Canadian university, college or community college before applying. For complete requirements, please see the Eligibility section on this page.

Possible U.S. Credits: 12-16 semester credits (25-30 ECTS). ECTS = European Credit Transfer System.  2 ECTS = approximately 1 U.S. semester credit. Students will take 4-5 modules (courses).

Final Transcript: Issued by Griffith College Dublin.

TERMINOLOGY

At Griffith College Dublin, classes or courses are called “modules.” An undergraduate degree program is called a “course.” Courses (degrees) are divided into 3 or 4 Years, sometimes called Levels.

  • Year 1 modules = freshman year. Year 1 modules generally have no prerequisites. Roughly equivalent to 100-level.

  • Year 2 modules = sophomore year. May require prerequisites from Year 1. Roughly equivalent to 200-level.

  • Years 3/4 modules = junior/senior year. Students must have the necessary prerequisites for this level. Years 3/4 are roughly equivalent to 300 and 400-level.

SPRING 2020 COURSE OFFERINGS

MODULE/COURSE OFFERINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

All students MUST have a total of 8 modules approved by their home institution. This will give you back-ups in case of changes in module availability. When you pre-register for modules (this happens after you’re accepted), you will have to list a total of 8 possible modules on your registration form, in order of preference. Griffith College will not process your registration unless you list a total of 8 modules.

BUSINESS STUDIES

Year 1

Year 2

  • Business Information Systems 5 ECTS / 3 U.S. semester credits (Prerequisite: At least one semester Information Technology)

  • Digital Marketing 5 ECTS / 3 U.S. semester credits (Prerequisite: At least one semester Marketing or similar)

  • Human Resource Management 10 ECTS / 5 U.S. semester credits (Prerequisite: At least one semester Management)

  • Enterprise and Innovation 10 ECTS / 5 U.S. semester credits (Prerequisite: Open only to students showing an advanced level of business knowledge)

Year 3

* = This module only runs with sufficient student demand. Griffith College will determine if this module will run after the students arrive in Dublin.

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Year 2
These modules are intended for at least sophomore level students who are majoring in this field (not intended for first-year students).

* = This module only runs with sufficient student demand. Griffith College will determine if this module will run after the students arrive in Dublin.

FASHION DESIGN

Year 1

Year 2

FILM & TV PRODUCTION

Year 1

INTERNATIONAL HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

* = This module only runs with sufficient student demand. Griffith College will determine if this module will run after the students arrive in Dublin.

INTERIOR DESIGN

Year 1

Year 2

  • Computer Aided Design 5 ECTS / 3 U.S. semester credits (Prior Photoshop & Illustrator experience would be beneficial)

  • Design Culture & Theory 5 ECTS / 3 U.S. semester credits (Prerequisite: At least 1 semester of Art History)

Year 3

JOURNALISM & MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

MUSIC PRODUCTION

Year 1

Year 2

FALL 2019 COURSE OFFERINGS

MODULE/COURSE OFFERINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

All students MUST have a total of 8 modules approved by their home institution. This will give you back-ups in case of changes in module availability. When you pre-register for modules (this happens after you’re accepted), you will have to list a total of 8 possible modules on your registration form, in order of preference. Griffith College will not process your registration unless you list a total of 8 modules.

ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE

Year 2

  • Finance and Wealth Management* 10 ECTS / 5 U.S. semester credits (Prerequisite: one year of Financial Accounting)

  • Company Law* 10 ECTS / 5 U.S. semester credits (Prerequisite: Previous experience in Business Law or similar)

Year 3

* = This module only runs with sufficient student demand, to be determined after arrival.

BUSINESS STUDIES

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

* = This module only runs with sufficient student demand, to be determined after arrival.

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Year 1

Year 2
These modules are intended for at least sophomore level students who are majoring in this field (not intended for first-year students).

Year 3
These modules are intended for junior and senior level students who are majoring in this field.

Year 4
These modules are intended for senior level students who are majoring in this field.

* This module only runs with sufficient student demand, to be determined after arrival.

FASHION DESIGN

Year 1

Year 2

INTERNATIONAL HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

* = This module only runs with sufficient student demand, to be determined after arrival.

INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

JOURNALISM & MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

* = This module only runs with sufficient student demand, to be determined after arrival.

MUSIC PRODUCTION

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

*Please Note: The classes offered under the Music Production program will be running off campus at Windmill Lane Recording Studios, Dublin 4. It will be the student’s responsibility to get to and from this location for class.

 

 

2019 SUMMER PROGRAM:
MAYNOOTH UNIVERSITY

Application Deadline

Summer: March 1

Language Requirement: None. Courses are taught in English.

Additional Requirements: Minimum GPA 2.5. Must have completed at least 2 semesters at a U.S. or Canadian university, college or community college before applying. For complete requirements, please see the Eligibility section on this page.

Possible U.S. Credits: Approximately 6-8 U.S. semester credits (10-15 ECTS). ECTS = European Credit Transfer System. 2 ECTS = approximately 1 U.S. semester credit. Students will take 2 modules (courses).

Final Transcript: Issued by Maynooth University.

terminology

At Maynooth University, classes or courses are called “modules.” An undergraduate degree program is called a “course.”

Students must take 2 modules per summer session - one from Stream A and one from Stream B. Students may not enroll in two modules within the same stream.

Classes are held for 4 hours a day, Monday through Thursday.

The number of credits each module is worth is listed below, next to the module title.

course offerings

MODULE/COURSE OFFERINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

All students must have A TOTAL OF 4 MODULES approved by their home institution - 2 from Stream A and 2 from Stream B. This will give you back-ups in case of changes in module availability. When you pre-register for modules (this happens after you’re accepted), you will have to list 2 modules from Stream A and 2 modules from Stream B on your registration form, in order of preference. Maynooth University will not process your registration unless you list the required number of modules.

STREAM A

STREAM B

 
 
Jackie Cimino