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Pathway Selections - Common entry students


Choice

Choices available to common entry students

At the end of junior fresh year, common entry students will have a decision to make regarding their pathways for senior fresh year. Students will be notified when this functionality is open.


Common entry students must choose between the following options :

  1. Common entry students can take one subject(40 credits)  and 20 credits of Trinity electives & open modules.
  2. Take one of your subjects as a major (40 credits) and the other subject 2 as a minor (20 credits).
  3. Take three subjects equally (20 credits each).
  4. Take two subjects equally (20 credits each) and 20 credits of Trinity electives & open modules.

These options are shown in the diagram below.

Further information on the choices and pathways that are available to common entry students can be viewed on the Trinity Pathways website.

Important Note on Single Honors: If you select a Single Honors pathway option for Senior Fresh, you will be on track to exit with a Single Honors degree. If you select any other option now, you will have options to finalise your exit award when progressing to your Junior Sophister year

How to make pathway selections

Pathway selection choices are made in my.tcd.ie an explanation is available as a quickguide.

View the podcast on pathway selections.


The basic steps to pathway selection are listed below:

Logon to my.tcd.ie using your college username and password.

Goto "My Programme" and then click on the "Click here to select your programme " link

Depending on which course you are studying your pathway options will be listed.

You can choose one of the course options listed and then click on the "Select programme" button.

Once you click on the "Confirm" button you CANNOT change your mind ! So please take some time to think about your decision.

You will then receive an intray message confirming your decision on the home page of my.tcd.ie.

Student Queries

Questions regarding pathway choices should be directed to a students own school or course offices.

Students taking reassessments.

Students taking reassessments should log into my.tcd.ie and make your programme pathway selections now until the 6th of July 2020 (as above). This programme pathway selection will be stored and you will be enrolled onto the pathway you have chosen when the reassessment results have been published.

Off Books Students

Off books students will select their pathways in September.
You will be emailed and also receive an intray message in my.tcd.ie closer to the time.