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Date of Review May 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 1st
Student Type Traditional
From Limerick
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Why did you choose to study this course?

It allowed me to study two languages at beginners' level, which other courses don't and it's one of the only courses that allowed me to study Japanese. It also focuses a lot on culture.

Are you happy with your choice of course?

Yes

Why

I've always been interested in different cultures and this course has helped me to learn a lot more. It has also made me more open minded.

How many hours of organised classes do you have per week?

16-20hrs

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

On

Is your course weighted more on continuous assessment or end of year exams?

Continuous assessment

What advice would you give to a prospective student interested in this course?

Yes

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

There are a lot of facilities to help with language learning.

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

A module called Academic Literacies which is completely irrelevant.

Rate your course in terms of difficulty

Neither Easy nor Difficult

Please rate your course in terms of workload.

Less than other courses

Are you an active member of any societies?

Yes

If Yes, please name the societies

Anime and Manga, Music Soc, and Choir Soc.

Are you a member of any sports clubs?

Yes

Are your training facilities easily accessible?

No

If Yes, where and why?

Surprisingly, the sense of accomplishment in getting an assignment in on time.

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