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Date of Review Nov 04, 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 4th
2 Helpful votes.
Student Type Traditional
2 Unhelpful votes.
From Limerick Ireland
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Why did you choose your course?

GMIT had a good rep for the course and also galway is a great spot

Are you happy with your choice of course?

Yes

On reflection, what made it the right or wrong choice for you?

the socail life for me made it good choice

How many hours of organised classes do you have per week? (labs,tutorials,lectures,etc)

30+hrs

Are your lectures/labs mainly based on or off the main campus?

On

Is your course weighted more on

End of year exams

Is there an option to study abroad on your course?

Yes

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

it was more hads on than your typical college course, even though you had to do a thesis you spent more time doing you art

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

The thesis as i found it quite hard

Was your course what you expected?

Yes

What do you wish you had known before choosing this course?

The layout of first year, as their was a lot mre moduals i was not expecting to do

Why?

we had a well equiped library and was visualy stunning

Is there a good social life on your course?

No

Please describe

i had a good social but this was because i lived with people from the main campus (different campus to mine) if i dint i would not have had a great social life

Rate your course in terms of difficulty

Neither Easy not Difficult

Please rate your course in terms of workload

Similar to other courses

Are you an active member of any societies?

No

Are you a member of any sports clubs?

No

How much do you spend on living every week (going out, food, transport etc.), excluding rent and bills?

€100-120

Do you or have you lived away from home during college?

Yes

How much does your rent cost per month?

€250-350

As a first year did you live in college halls?

Yes

Would you recommend living in college halls?

it is a great way to get into the college life and to meet people not in your course

If yes, where and why?

rough areas of the city

How would you recommend this college to a friend?

i would tell them about the college

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