2012

CERTIFICATE IN ARTS - HISPANIC STUDIES & PORTUGUESE

2 Aug 2012

CERTIFICATE IN ARTS - HISPANIC STUDIES & PORTUGUESE

The Department of Hispanic Studies are pleased to announce a new Certificate in Arts Programme in both Hispanic Studies and Portuguese for 2012-2013:

Certificate in Arts (Hispanic Studies)

What is it?

1 year, 4 hours/week, 20 credits of modules including Beginners language and an introduction to the rich and diverse cultures of Spain and Latin America.

Certificate in Arts (Portuguese)

What is it?

1 year, 4 hours/week, 20 credits of modules including Beginners language and an introduction to the rich and diverse cultures of Portugal and Brazil.

Closing date for applications: Monday 10th September – to be submitted to the Admissions Office, UCC (Please find application form at the bottom of this page).

The Admissions Office will send a copy of the paper applications to the Certificate Coordinator, with approvals to be completed in a matter of days. Students will be contacted by the Admissions Office with information on how to register online. 

Course fees are €800 and can be paid online after an acceptance letter has been issued. 

There will be a Registration/Information Evening on Thursday 27th September from 6.00 – 8.00 p.m. in the Aula Maxima, UCC. Students will complete the registration process and receive a Library/ID card. The Certificate Co-ordinators will be on hand to answer any questions. 

Lectures start week of 1st October, with each certificate running one night per week: 

Portuguese - Tuesdays, 6 – 10 pm in WW.3 (West Wing)

Spanish - Wednesdays, 6 – 10 pm in WW.3 (West Wing) 

THE CERTIFICATE IN ARTS IS AVAILABLE ONLY TO STUDENTS WITH NO PRIOR KNOWLEDGE OF EITHER SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE 

**For students who have already studied either Spanish or Portuguese before, please consider the Certificate in Languages in which you can take language at various levels. 

If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the co-ordinators: 

Hispanic Studies: Nuala Finnegan (nuala.finnegan@ucc.ie

Portuguese: Sofia da Silva Mendes (sofia.dasilvamendes@ucc.ie)

**Certificate in Languages 

This 20-credit course offers a chance to take two different languages (from Chinese, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish) and can be taken at any level (from Beginners to Advanced).

* N.B. Students may take either Portuguese or Spanish with another language, or indeed, Portugueseand Spanish as their two languages.

Please contact co-ordinator, Prof Nuala Finnegan for further information.

Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies

First Floor - Block B East O'Rahilly Building University College Cork Ireland

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