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New Minor Subject

 

A New Minor Subject is a new subject that may be taken up by Single Honors Students on any of the below Single Honors programmes, in their 2nd Year. Students may then choose to continue taking that subject in their 3rd and 4th Years and finish with a Major with Minor degree.

  • For further general information on New Minor Subject pathway options, use the Single Honors Explore Your Pathways tool and read the New Minor Subject FAQ section on www.tcd.ie/courses/undergraduate/your-trinity-pathways .
  • For specific queries about each of the New Minor Subjects, see the below Contact List and Pre-requisite Requirements.
  • For Drama Studies, Mathematics, Music and Language New Minor Subjects, there are pre-requisite requirements – see the below Contact List and Pre-requisite Requirements

Single Honors Programmes that may take up a New Minor Subject in 2019/20

Click on each of the below Single Honors Programmes to see the set of New Minor Subjects available to each Programme.

Early & Modern Irish

● English ● Film ● Geography ● German ● History of Art & Architecture ● Italian ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music ● Religion ● Russian ● Spanish

Drama & Theatre Studies

● English ● French ● Geography ●History ●Irish ● Italian ● Mathematics ● Music ● Religion ● Spanish

English Studies

● Drama Studies ●French ● Film ● German ● History ● History of Art & Architecture ● Italian ● Mathematics ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music ● Russian

History

● Drama Studies ● English ●French ● Geography ●Irish ● Italian ● Mathematics ● Music ● Religion ● Spanish

Mathematics

● Drama Studies ● English ●French ● Geography ●History ●Irish ● Italian ● Music ● Religion ● Spanish ●Statistics

Music

● Drama Studies ● English ● Film ●French ● German ●History ● History of Art & Architecture ● Italian ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Russian

Religion

● English ● Film ● Geography ● German ● History of Art & Architecture ●Irish ● Italian ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music ● Russian ● Spanish

Philosophy

● English ● Film ● Geography ● German ● History of Art & Architecture ●Irish ● Italian ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music ● Religion ● Russian ● Spanish

Contact List and Pre-Requisite Requirements

For more information on each New Minor Subject see below for Contact

For general queries, email Daniel Ferrick at ferricd@tcd.ie

Programme / Subject

Contact

Pre-Requisites Requirements

Drama Studies

Details on Minor in Drama Studies

Dr. Melissa Sihra: MSIHRA@tcd.ie

An audition will be required ahead of online enrolment. If you are interested in taking Drama Studies as a minor in 2020/21, you must email using the contact email address to express your interest by end of February 2020.

English

Details on Minor in English

Dr Brendan O'Connell: OCONNEB2@tcd.ie

None

Film

Details on Minor in Film

Dr. Conor O'Kelly conor.okelly@tcd.ie

None

French

Details on Minor in French

For advice on eligibility contact sllcs@tcd.ie

For further details contact french@tcd.ie

Requires a level of French, LC H4 or A-level Grade C.

Geography

Dr Federico Cugurullo: CUGURULF@tcd.ie

None

German

Details on Minor in German

For advice on eligibility contact sllcs@tcd.ie

For further details contact germanic@tcd.ie

Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in Language other than English for beginner German.
Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in German for non-beginner German.

History

https://histories-humanities.tcd.ie/undergraduate/minor-subjects.php

None

History of Art & Architecture

https://histories-humanities.tcd.ie/undergraduate/minor-subjects.php

None

Irish

Details on Minor in Irish

For advice on eligibility contact sllcs@tcd.ie

For further details contact Ms. Caoimhe Ni Bhraonain: NIBHRAOC@tcd.ie

Requires a level of Irish, LC H4 or A-level Grade C.

Italian

Details on Minor in Italian

For advice on eligibility contact sllcs@tcd.ie

For further details contact  Italian@tcd.ie

Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in Language other than English.

Mathematics

Professor Paschalis Karageorgis: pete@maths.tcd.ie

Requires H3 or A-level grade B in Mathematics.

Middle Eastern, Jewish & Islamic Civilisations

nmes@tcd.ie

Dr Zuleika Rodgers: RODGERSZ@tcd.ie

None

Music

Details on Minor in Music

MUSICSEC@tcd.ie

An entrance test will be required ahead of online enrolment. If you are interested in taking Music as minor in 2020/21, you must email using the contact email address to express your interest by the end of February 2020.

Religion

Professor Linda Hogan: LHOGAN2@tcd.ie

None

Russian

Details on Minor in Russian

For advice on eligibility contact sllcs@tcd.ie

For further details contact Ms Nadia Trigoub- Browne on nbrowne@tcd.ie  

Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in Language other than English for beginner Russian
Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in Russian for non-beginner Russian

Spanish

Details on Minor in Spanish

For advice on eligibility contact sllcs@tcd.ie

For further details contact spanish@tcd.ie

Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in Language other than English for beginner Spanish
Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in Spanish for non-beginner Spanish.

Statistics

Dr Jason Wyse: wyseja@tcd.ie

None. Only available to Single Honors Mathematics students.