Irish Studies (Literature & Music)

‌‌‌Irish Studies (Literature and Music ) as part of GY101 BA (Joint Honours) 

Irish Studies at NUI Galway is designed for any student with a strong interest in modern and contemporary Irish culture, particularly those whose preferred subjects at Leaving Certificate level include Irish, History, English or Music. Offered by the Centre for Irish Studies, a designated centre for excellence at NUI Galway, Irish Studies (Literature and Music) explore Irish identities and key aspects of the Irish experience through the study of literature and music in their historical and contemporary settings.

Irish Studies (Literature and Music) is available as a subject choice in the three year BA (Joint Honours) and available from 2016.  Students choose Irish Studies (Literature and Music) as one of three subjects in first year and can continue with Irish Studies (Literature and Music) as one of two selected degree subjects for their Second and Final Year studies. Students graduate with a BA (Joint Honours) in Irish Studies (Music and Literature) and one other subject. 

Irish Studies (Literature and Music) BA (joint-honours) - brochure‌