Note: Every effort has been made to ensure that the programme and module content as described in the University's Calendar and Book of Modules for the 2021-22 academic year are accurate. However, due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, no guarantee is given that programme/module content, delivery and assessment may not be altered, cancelled, replaced, augmented or otherwise amended. Any changes will ensure the same competencies and Learning Outcomes are met. Programme and/or Module Coordinators will communicate any such changes to students.

The following 5-credit modules will be available to post first-year undergraduate and all postgraduate students undertaking programmes of study at UCC, outside their 60-credit workload for the year. Students wishing to select this module should ensure that there is no conflict with the timetable for their main programme of study. There will be no fee for the module.

UW0002 Science in Society (5 credits)
UW0005 Sustainability (5 credits)
UW0006 Law and Technology (5 credits)
UW0011 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Social Justice, Equality, Diversity and Health (5 credits)
UW0012 Development and Global Citizenship Education (DGCE) (5 credits)
UW1006 New Venture Creation (5 credits)
UW1201 Global Sustainable Development: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5 credits)

Module descriptions are contained in the Book of Modules, 2021/2022.

Note: Attendance at, and examination in, the module will be recorded on the student transcript. The module will not contribute to the final degree award.

Registration for all University Wide modules is likely to take place in early December and it will run from January to March. (Registered students will be notified via email about the exact registration date and timetable for these modules). Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.