Language, Culture and Traditions of Ireland
|Dates:||June 20 - July 7, 2013||Credits:||3 Semester Credits/6 ECTS Credits
|Enrolment Deadline:||April 26, 2013||Location:||Carna, Connemara, Co Galway|
The course will consist of two modules:
Irish Language for Beginners
This subject aims to give basic knowledge and understanding of Irish to students who have little or no previous knowledge of the language. Participants will achieve a basic aptitude in conversational Irish in a friendly and collaborative atmosphere. The subject will have an element of pre-course study.
Cultural Traditions of Ireland
This subject aims to share an understanding of the traditional arts and culture native to Irish-speaking communities; including folklore, sean-nós singing and dancing and traditional Irish music. Students will experience and participate in traditional cultural activities and performances and undertake field trips to cultural-historical sites. The subject will have an element of pre-course study.
Tuition and Fees
Full board, Single room: €950
Full board, Sharing: €700
NUI Galway (Carna)
Séamas Ó Concheannainn, Administrator
Áras Shorcha Ní Ghuairim
Carna, Conamara, Co na Gaillimhe, Éire.
Phone +353 (95) 32834
In the US:
Institute of Irish Studies
310 Dealy Hall
Phone: 001 201 9945932