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Irish Language Evening Courses - Autumn 2018

Our schedule of  Irish evening courses for Autumn 2018 commences the week of 24th September 2018. Most courses will run for 20 weeks (September -November 2018, February - April 2019) It is strongly recommended that you register for the full 20-week programme to ensure you get the most benefit from your chosen course. 

To get information and advice, call to our Registration Evening on Wednesday 12th September, Languages Building, UL (room LC0-014) @ 6-8.30pm.

Or apply online here

Please note, in addition to the courses below, that we also offer the accredited part-time Dioplóma sa Ghaeilge Fheidhmeach and An Ghaeilge Ghairmiúil (an accredited module for secondary school teachers who would like to teach in a Gaeltacht secondary school or Gaelcholáiste). Further details: ciara.considine@ul.ie 

Course Title Day & Time  Details Price
Complete Beginners

Tuesday 18.00-20.00

starting 25/9/2018                                                   

Suitable for those who never studied Irish at school or those born outside Ireland. The focus in on developing your speaking skills but listening, reading and writing are also covered.

€270

(20 weeks, textbook provided)       

Autumn term only: €140 

Bréagthosaitheoirí

Monday 18.30-20.30 

starting 24/9/18

Or Thursday mornings

10.00-12.00 starting 27/9/18

suitable for those who did Irish at school but want to go back over the basics and build up their confidence again.The focus in on developing your speaking skills but listening, reading and writing are also covered.

€270

(20 weeks, textbook provided)

Autumn term only: €140 

Irish for Parents 

Lunchtime course 

Tuesdays 13.00-14.00 

starting 25/9/18

Suitable for those with some basic Irish from school who would like to use more Irish at home with their children and to incorporate some Irish into daily life. 

If you are interested in registering for an Irish for Parents evening course, which would run in Spring 2019 (subject to demand), email ciara.considine@ul.ie to add your name to the mailing list.

€80 (10 weeks, notes provided, no textbook)
Ciorcal comhrá – conversation group supported by facilitator
Tuesday 18.30-20.00
starting 25/9/18
suitable for those who have completed a basic Irish course in recent years and would like to work on developing their confidence in their spoken Irish skills.Informal approach. Facilitated development of conversational skills through themes such as games, music and arts & crafts. Tea & Coffee available.

€50 (10 weeks, no textbook)

 

 

Meánrang 1 / Intermediate 1

Wednesday 

18.00-20.00

starting 26/9/2018

suitable for those who had a good standard of Irish at school but are out of practice. Also suitable for those who completed a  basic Irish course in recent years. The focus in on developing your speaking skills but listening, reading and writing are also covered. 

€270

(20 weeks, textbook provided)

Autumn term only: €140

Meánrang 2 / Intermediate 2

Déardaoin 

19.30-21.30

ag tosú 27/9/18

Oiriúnach do dhaoine a bhfuil caighdeán maith Gaeilge acu agus a bhfuil ag lorg deiseanna cainte. Déanfar staidéar ar an léitheoireacht, ar an éisteacht agus ar an scríobh chomh maith. €140 (10 seachtaine, cuirfear leabhrán an chúrsa ar fáil)
Cúrsa Cruinnis

Déardaoin 

18.00-19.30

ag tosú 27/9/18

This is a grammar course. The focus is on accuracy in spoken and written Irish.  €120 (10 seachtaine, cuirfear leabhrán an chúrsa ar fáil)
Weekend Gaeltacht trip - Corca Dhuibhne/West Kerry 9-11 November 2018 trip to An Fhéile Bheag Filíochta, Ballyferriter, Co. Kerry (2018 programme TBC) TBC