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Junior Freshman - BESS

Students must take six modules. Each course has 10 ECTS credits.

Mandatory Modules

The following five modules are mandatory.

JF Module Code JF Module Title School/Department
BU1511 Fundamentals of management and organisation Business
EC1010 Introduction to Economics Economics
EC1030 Mathematics and Statistics Economics
PO1600 Introduction to Political Science Political Science
SO1310 Introduction to Sociology Sociology

Optional Modules

Students should choose one of the following modules. Students wishing to spend all or part of their third year studying abroad in a non-English speaking country should take a language module in the Freshman years.

JF Module Code JF Module Title School/Department
FR1040 French French
GR1004 German Germanic Studies
SP1018 Spanish * Hispanic Studies
RUF100 Russian ** Russian, Slavonic and East European Studies
PLF100 Polish ** Russian, Slavonic and East European Studies
LA1240 Introduction to Law Law
SS1766 Introduction to Social Policy Social Work and Social Policy
RUF603 Introduction to Central, Eastern European and Russian Area Studies Russian, Slavonic and East European Studies

† Minimum entry requirement C2 Honours Leaving Certificate, C at A Level.
* Minimum grade of Leaving Certificate B3 at Higher Level or B at A Level required
** Native speakers not permitted as this is a beginner level class.

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