Dublin City University

Dublin City University is a young, dynamic and ambitious Irish university with a distinctive mission to transform lives and societies through education, research and innovation. Since admitting students in 1980, DCU has grown substantially, to over 17,000 students and 1,800 staff, across 3 academic campuses. DCU’s student body is cosmopolitan, with 109 countries represented within the student body. The number of DCU alumni worldwide now exceeds 57,000.
DCU currently delivers more than 200 programmes through five faculties: DCU’s Institute of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Health, Engineering and Computing and DCU Business School. DCU has a proud 30-year history of delivering distance and online higher education through DCU Connected and it is home to the National Institute of Digital Learning. The University is a member of both the International Council for Open and Distance Education and European Association of Distance Teaching Universities.
DCU has a strong social mission and has obtained University of Sanctuary status. The University provides a range of initiatives and commits to welcoming asylum seekers and refugees into the university community. DCU is one of only two European universities to be designated as a Changemaker Campus by Ashoka U, an initiative that encourages students to learn about social innovation and how to create and implement sustainable, positive change in society.
Research is a high priority at DCU, with the focus on global grand challenges, such as healthcare needs, sustainable development, multicultural societies, and conflict resolution. DCU’s enterprise focus is reflected in its strong industry-academic collaborations and successful execution of licences arising from its intellectual property portfolio. DCU’s excellence is recognised internationally and it is ranked in Times Higher Education’s ‘Top 100 under 50’. DCU is also the only Irish university to be represented in the prestigious European university network, The European Consortium of Innovative Universities.
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A Digital Edge: Essentials for the Online Learner (FutureLearn)

Sep 20th 2021
A Digital Edge: Essentials for the Online Learner (FutureLearn)
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Thrive at university in the ‘new normal’ and build the skills you need to get the most out of online university learning. This course is designed to give students the digital edge to succeed as an online learner at university and set you on the path to achieving your learning goals.
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Sep 20th 2021
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39.00 EUR

Dublin: A Social History, 1850-1930 (FutureLearn)

Sep 6th 2021
Dublin: A Social History, 1850-1930 (FutureLearn)
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Journey into Dublin’s past, and learn about housing, health, and life in the city from the viewpoint of ordinary Dubliners. Learn about everyday life in the Irish capital during a tumultuous period Between 1850 and 1930, Dublin went through landmark change, evolving from a city of tenements to a city [...]
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Sep 6th 2021
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54.00 EUR

Irish 204: Irish language and Culture for Adults (FutureLearn)

Aug 30th 2021
Irish 204: Irish language and Culture for Adults (FutureLearn)
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Discover the wonders of the Irish language and the rich history of Irish culture in this language course for adults. Learn everyday Irish using practical examples. Irish is a fascinating and ancient language, intertwined with millennia of history and culture. On this course, you’ll discover how to speak everyday [...]
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Irish 203: Irish Language and Culture for Adults (FutureLearn)

Aug 2nd 2021
Irish 203: Irish Language and Culture for Adults (FutureLearn)
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Develop your Irish language skills whilst discovering Irish culture with Dublin City University. Learn Irish and be inspired by the rich culture of Ireland. On this course, you’ll develop your knowledge of the Irish language and explore the many facets of Ireland’s culture. The course is set at an [...]
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Irish 108: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)

Aug 2nd 2021
Irish 108: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)
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Build on your existing knowledge of the Irish language and culture; cover topics like giving directions and making arrangements. Improve your ability in speaking and reading in Irish. You will learn how to ask for a favour as well as ask and answer questions about directions. You will practise [...]
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Irish 202: Irish Language and Culture for Adults (FutureLearn)

Jul 5th 2021
Irish 202: Irish Language and Culture for Adults (FutureLearn)
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Develop your ability to speak and write in the Irish language and learn more about traditional Irish culture and mythology. Learn how to discuss your education, work, and daily life in the Irish language. Building upon Irish 201, this course is an opportunity to further your Irish language learning [...]
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Irish 107: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)

Jul 5th 2021
Irish 107: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)
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Continue on your Irish language journey and explore conversational themes and gain new insights into Irish culture and language. Immerse yourself in the Irish language and its culture. Building upon previous courses, Irish 107 will help you take the next steps in learning the Irish language. You will broaden [...]
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Irish 201: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)

Jun 7th 2021
Irish 201: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)
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Learn about the rich culture found in the Irish language while developing your spoken, reading, listening and writing skills Learn how to describe your background, family and where you live in Irish. Build on your existing basic knowledge of the Irish language and culture. Whether you’re looking to work, [...]
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Irish 106: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)

Jun 7th 2021
Irish 106: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)
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Delve deeper into Irish language and culture. You’ll explore past and future tenses - plus new subjects, like food and drink. Immerse yourself in one of Europe’s oldest living languages. This course is an excellent opportunity for you to further expand your knowledge of Irish language and [...]
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Irish 105: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)

May 10th 2021
Irish 105: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture (FutureLearn)
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Deepen your understanding of Irish culture and language, exploring new conversational subjects such as the family and pastimes. Allow the Irish language to draw you closer to the Irish way of life. Endorsed and supported by the Irish government, this course is the perfect opportunity for you to continue [...]
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