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Semester / Trimester

Humanities & Social Sciences

Trinity College Dublin

Spring 1 2018 (Jan 7, 2018 to May 26, 2018)
Catalog Code: IDBS3118

The Humanities & Social Sciences program is offered through Trinity College Dublin (TCD). This program offers courses from one of TCD's faculties: the Faculty Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences. Popular subject areas include English, History, and Irish Studies. Of particular note is TCD's tutoring program which pairs each international student up with a local Irish student.

Fall 1A or Year 1A will take a 3-week long course called Understanding Ireland worth 5 ECTS credits prior to the Fall semester.

Courses are taught by TCD faculty and ISA students enroll directly with local and international students. All courses are taught in English.

*If you choose to enroll in 1 or more courses from the Faculty of Engineering, Mathematics and Science and the Faculty of Health Sciences you will be required to pay an additional fee. Please speak with the Ireland Program Manager immediately for more information.

Prices & Dates

January 7, 2018 - May 26, 2018

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October 1, 2017

Application Due Date:

October 15, 2017

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

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*prices and dates are subject to change


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.30.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must include with the standard ISA application:
- A letter of recommendation from an academic source. The letter must be signed and written on university letterhead.
- A letter of intent.
- Host University application. This will be emailed directly to the student.

Students must have at least junior standing (third year) at their home university at the time of participation. Students must have completed a minimum of two semesters at a 4-year university at time of application. Some exceptions may apply, please contact the Program Manager for more information.

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