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Business Studies & French

Date of Review Sep 15, 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 4th
1 Helpful votes.
Student Type Traditional
From Wicklow Ireland
Social Life

Why did you choose your course?

General undergraduate degree that would keep all doors open for future.

Are you happy with your choice of course?


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

French- that's great to have a language and have lived in Paris for a year. Don't think I have a business brain though so I should have gone with my passion for music instead.

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


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


Is your course weighted more on

End of year exams

Is there an option to study abroad on your course?


If you studied abroad, is there any advice you would give someone looking to study abroad?

Definitely do it! But live with locals so you learn the language faster.

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

I suppose it trains you in the business world...and makes you a generally aware and enlightened person on the world today.

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

French is based on business and not so much on grammar, language, speaking etc.

Was your course what you expected?


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

That the French is very based on business.


The 24-hour facility needs to be bigger near exam period.

Is there a good social life on your course?


Rate your course in terms of difficulty


Please rate your course in terms of workload

More than other courses

Are you an active member of any societies?


If yes, please name the societies

Was in Singers.

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

Yes the music was amazing.

Are you a member of any sports clubs?


Would you recommend getting involved in college sport?



Brilliant to make friends and have new experiences.

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


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


As a first year did you live in college halls?


Would you recommend living in college halls?

Yes. Absolutely amazing. Made friends for life. My college experience wouldn't have been the same had it not been for halls.

If yes, where and why?

North side inner city!

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