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  • CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

    15 Apr 2019
    CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

    The essential TEFL qualification that’s trusted by employers, language schools and governments around the world.

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  • Join us for an exciting 10-week Summer School programme at University College Cork.

    14 Apr 2019
    Join us for an exciting 10-week Summer School programme at University College Cork.

    Spend your summer in Cork City, voted one of the top 10 Friendliest Cities in the World. UCC Language Centre offers summer English Language programmes to students from all over the world.

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  • SQT is now open for Applications from June 10th - 14th

    18 Feb 2019
    SQT is now open for Applications from June 10th - 14th

    If you are or will soon be, a State Qualified Teacher, either Primary or Secondary then our SQT Course is ideal for you!

    Qualify to teach English as a Foreign Language to overseas Junior students either in your classroom or attending Summer Camps.

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  • Delta Module One 2019 (Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages )

    27 Nov 2018
    Delta Module One 2019
(Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages )

    Deepen your knowledge and understanding of English language teaching with Delta, an advanced blend of theory and practice that will help you to develop professionally. It gives you skills and techniques that will help you throughout your career.

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  • Have a look at our New term dates and price list for Autumn 2018

    09 Jul 2018
    Have a look at our New term dates and price list for Autumn 2018

    Check the info here: Price List

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  • Summer School 2018 is now underway

    29 Jun 2018
    Summer School 2018 is now underway

    A big welcome to our first batch of Summer School 2018 students!

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  • New Summer Opening Hours for Resource Room/Self-Instructional Unit of Language Centre

    20 Jun 2018
    New Summer Opening Hours for Resource Room/Self-Instructional Unit of Language Centre

    Please check New Summer Opening Hours for Resource Room.

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  • Our Summer School family package programme for 2018 is full now.

    08 Jun 2018
    Our Summer School family package programme for 2018 is full now.

    We cannot accept any more applications for this programme.

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  • If you are or will soon be a State Qualified Teacher, then our SQT Course is ideal for you!

    21 May 2018
    If you are or will soon be a State Qualified Teacher, then our SQT Course is ideal for you!

    Qualify to teach English as a Foreign Language to overseas Junior students either in your classroom or attending Summer Camps.

     

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  • We are looking for your photos based on the theme of travel & Learning!

    15 May 2018
    We are looking for your photos based on the theme of travel & Learning!

    Enter on Instagram by using: #UCCLC18

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  • We are now accepting applications for September to November CELTA course which runs for 10 weeks from 26 Sep to 30 Nov 2018.

    02 May 2018
    We are now  accepting applications for September to November CELTA course which runs for 10 weeks  from 26 Sep to 30 Nov 2018.

    Apply now to avoid disappointment.

     

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  • Closing date for DELTA Module one exam is 4 May 2018.

    25 Apr 2018
    Closing date for DELTA Module one exam is 4 May 2018.

    Delta Module One Examination 2018

    • Date and Time: 9.00 - 13.00 Wed, 6th of June 
    • Fee: €185
    • Exam Details: 2 X 90 minute papers

     

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  • Looking for an evening course to improve your English? 

    09 Apr 2018
    Looking for an evening course to improve your English? 

    We are still accepting applications for our 11 week part-time courses this term! 

     

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  • Our next CELTA Courses starting on 25th April and 13th June are fully subscribed.

    05 Mar 2018
    Our next CELTA Courses starting on 25th April and 13th June are fully subscribed.

    Please go to https://www.ucc.ie/en/esol/teach-train/celta/ to check other details regarding the course. 

    Apply now to avoid disappointment .

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  • Are you interested in taking a part-time English course from Jan - March 2018?

    28 Nov 2017
    Are you interested in taking a part-time English course from Jan - March 2018?

     All Students interested in taking a part-time course are required to take a placement test to determine their level of English.

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  • We are now accepting applications for our part-time English language Courses which will start on 8th of January and run until 29th of March for 12 weeks.

    27 Nov 2017
    We are now accepting applications for our part-time English language Courses which will start on 8th of January and run until 29th of March for 12 weeks.

    All students interested in taking a part-time course are required to take a placement test first to determine their level of English.

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  • We are now accepting CELTA applications for January 2018.

    03 Nov 2017
    We are now accepting CELTA applications for January 2018.

    Our next CELTA Course will start on 17 January and run on Wednesdays and Fridays until 23 March 2018 for 10 weeks.

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  • Our next CELTA Course will start on 27th September and run on Wednesdays and Fridays until 1st December.

    10 Jul 2017
    Our next CELTA Course will start on 27th September and run on Wednesdays and Fridays until 1st December.

    We are now accepting applications for our next CELTA Course which will start on 27th September and run on Wednesdays and Fridays until 1st December. Places are limited to twelve so we recommend you apply early. See here for further information and application form.

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  • Applications now open for our Pre-Sessional programme commencing on 28 August

    28 Jun 2017
    Applications now open for our Pre-Sessional programme commencing on 28 August

    This one-week pre-sessional course will prepare you with a foundation of the academic knowledge and skills you require for your new journey at UCC, in addition to developing your social and intercultural communication skills.

     

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  • Applications are open for Pre-Masters/Preparatory Pathway programme for 2017-2018

    28 Jun 2017
    Applications are open for Pre-Masters/Preparatory Pathway programme for 2017-2018

    The course is intended for students who wish to pursue postgraduate studies at UCC.  

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  • Please check our Instagram

    19 Jun 2017
    Please check our Instagram

    Check out our beautiful pictures of UCC campus and of our trips to many different locations.

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  • Only one week to go to our International English Language Summer School

    19 Jun 2017
    Only one week to go to our International English Language Summer School

    We are looking forward to welcoming students from across the globe to study with us this summer. 

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  • Cambridge Summer Exams

    06 Jul 2016
    Cambridge Summer Exams

    Intensive Preparation Courses for Cambridge exams this Summer

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  • Summer School 2017

    01 Jun 2017
    Summer School 2017

    Summer School 2017

    26 June - 1 September (10 weeks)

    Please check our summer School pages for futher details 

    https://www.ucc.ie/en/esol/courses/summer/

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  • Interested in teaching English abroad?

    30 Jan 2017
    Interested in teaching English abroad?

    Come to talk to us to take a brilliant opportunity to find out teacher training courses in English language teaching at upcoming event “Teaching Fair”. 

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  • Happy New Year!

    03 Jan 2017
    Happy New Year!

    We are thrilled to have you join our English courses in 2017

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  • Language Centre Christmas Closure

    22 Dec 2016
    Language Centre Christmas Closure

    The Language Centre will close today at 13.00 for the Christmas season.

    We will be re-opening in the New Year on Tuesday 3rd January at 8.30.

    We wish everyone all the joy and happiness of this Holiday Season!!!!

     

     

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  • CELTA Part-time Course 2017

    30 Nov 2016
    CELTA Part-time Course 2017

    Final applications being accepted for part-time  CELTA COURSE commencing January 2017. CELTA  is the essential TEFL qualification that is trusted by employers, language schools and governments around the world. 

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  • CHANGE OF DATES FOR INTENSIVE CELTA COURSE JUNE 2017

    08 Nov 2016
    CHANGE OF DATES FOR INTENSIVE CELTA COURSE JUNE  2017

    Please note we have changed our start and finish dates for the intensive June CELTA course.

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  • Are you interested in teaching English as a foreign language?

    27 Oct 2016
    Are you  interested in teaching English as a foreign language?

    Would you like to study at UCC for CELTAthe essential TEFL qualification that is trusted by employers, language schools and governments around the world? If so we are currently taking applications for our 2017  CELTA courses. https://www.ucc.ie/en/esol/teach-train/celta/

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  • All full-time and part-time classes are underway

    30 Sep 2016
    All full-time and part-time classes are underway

    All full-time and part-time classes are now underway. You can still join any of full-time programmes any Monday.

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  • Programme for Visiting Lecturers September 2016 - Register now

    Register now for the new intake of scholars for the Visiting Scholar Programme

    3 month programme

    Winter School - 2017

    6 month programme - January 2017

    Summer School - July - August 2017

     

    Please ask for a sample programme ; email carolyn.obrien@ucc.ie 

    Programme content

    6 hours of lunch time lectures of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

    8 hours of Academic English Language

    Accommodation arranged by UCC staff

    Cultural Experiences & Outings

     

    This programme combines aspects of Teaching and Learning in higher education and of English Language Development.

    It is co-designed programme, organised by

             Teaching and Learning www.ucc.ieteachlearn

              The University Language Centre and

              The University International Office www.ucc.ie/international

    Eligibility

    Applicants must have a role in academic institutions relating to Teaching and Learning / Student engagement

    References from your home institution

    Biography of academic achievements and professional experience to date

    A working knowledge of English

     

    for further information please email   carolyn.obrien@ucc.ie

     

     

     

     

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