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English with Film

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

Why did you choose to study this course?

want to be a journalist

Are you happy with your choice of course?


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

it suits me down to the ground. love the people, classes, lecturers.

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?


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

Research lots of different places. Don’t just pick somewhere because all your mates are going there! It’s still your degree so don’t lose sight of that!

What are your favourite aspects of your course?

the people

What are your least favourite aspects of your course?

exams :P

Was your course what you expected?



easy to locate books and they always have what you need

Is there a good social life on your course?


Rate your course in terms of difficulty

Neither Easy nor Difficult

Please rate your course in terms of workload

Similar to other courses

Are you an active member of any societies?


If yes, please name the societies

drama, L and H, law, music, Ents,

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

Join a society you will actually take part in! So many people join societies and then never get involved!

Are you a member of any sports clubs?


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?

Besides the fact that it's an excellent University and you'll get a great degree or whatever, the buzz around campus is always high, there's always something going on and so much to do, it's like a village!

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