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Date of Review May 2011 Go Back
Year of Study 1st
Student Type Traditional
From Dublin
Social Life

Why did you choose to study this course?

i was interested in the subjects taught

Are you happy with your choice of course?


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

it is very open to change and allows for me to choose my own path .

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


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


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

Continuous assessment

Is there an option to study abroad on your course?

I don't know

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

the modules available to me

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

the early lectures

Was your course what you expected?


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

had a better idea of what i want to in college and after college


the staff are usually very nice and helpful and there is a very broad selection of books and there is a free laptop rental service open to all students

Is there a good social life on your course?


Please describe

there are lots of organised nights out that cater to a wider variety of interesting and people

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

trampoline society, Fashion and Design society

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

these societies allow for me to interact with new people from a number of different courses, they also encourage new friendships and provide alternative college activities to attending classes.

Are you a member of any sports clubs?


If yes, please name the sports clubs?


Are your training facilities easily accessible?


Are your training facilities at a good standard?


Do you feel that you are playing at a standard that matches your ability?


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?


How would you recommend this college to a friend?

because it is a very diverse college and caters to a wider variety of people and interests so it is the perfect college for some1 looking to try new things and meet new people.

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