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Date of Review Sep 14, 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 2nd
Student Type Traditional
From Limerick Ireland
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Why did you choose your course?

Because I love drama and French is a handy back-up to have.

Are you happy with your choice of course?

Yes

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

What I love studying and only thing I can see myself being motivated for.

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

10hrs

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

On

Is your course weighted more on

Continuous assessment

Is there an option to study abroad on your course?

Yes

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

Interesting tutorial discussions.

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

Essay due every 3-4 weeks.

Was your course what you expected?

No

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

That it is much more historical than present.

Why?

Completely lacking in availability of times to use counter facilities. Too little space for 24hr study.

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?

Yes

If yes, please name the societies

Trinity Hall JCR

Why do you enjoy being a member of this society? why should a prospective student think of joining this society?

Gain experience and skills.

Are you a member of any sports clubs?

No

Would you recommend getting involved in college sport?

Not for me

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

€40-60

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

Yes

How much does your rent cost per month?

€450-550

As a first year did you live in college halls?

Yes

Would you recommend living in college halls?

Yes. The best way to meet people and make new friends. Instantly included in activities and shown the ropes.

If yes, where and why?

Trinity Hall.

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