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Information for Applicants on Modern Language Options for Joint Honors (2019/20)

Instructions to Applicants:

Where Subject 2 is Modern Language, available language options are presented in the third column, and should be referenced when you are making your application.

You can also view these directions as PDF here: Joint Honors - Language Combinations 2019-20 (514KB)

Example 1: Subject + Modern Language

Subject 1 Subject 2 Language Options
Sociology Modern Language
  • French*
  • Irish*
  • Spanish

 

2019/20 – Joint Honors Modern Language Combinations

Subject 1 Subject 2 Modern Language Options
Ancient History and Archaeology Modern Language French*, Irish*, Russian
Classical Civilisation Modern Language German, Italian, Irish*, Spanish
Economics Modern Language German, Spanish
Classical Languages Modern Language French*, German
English Literature Modern Language French*, German, Irish*, Russian, Spanish
Drama Studies Modern Language Italian, Russian, Spanish
Film Studies Modern Language French*, Spanish
Geography Modern Language French*, German
History Modern Language German, Irish*, Russian, Spanish
History of Art and Architechture Modern Language French*, Italian, Spanish
Middle Eastern, Jewish and Islamic Civilisations Modern Language French*, Italian, Irish*, Spanish
Mathematics Modern Language Irish*, Russian
Music Modern Language French*, German, Irish*, Spanish
Philosophy Modern Language French*, German, Russian
Religion Modern Language French*, German, Italian, Russian
Sociology Modern Language French*, Irish*, Spanish

Example 2 Language + Modern Language

Where Students wish to choose two language subjects, the combinations are available from the matrix of Language + Modern Language options for example: 

French and Modern Language (Italian) is a permissible option.

Language

Modern Language

 

French*

German

Irish*

Italian

Russian

Spanish

French*

 

2019/20 - Language and Modern Language Combinations

Language

Modern Language

 

French*

German

Irish*

Italian

Russian

Spanish

French*

 

German

 

 

Irish*

 

 

Italian

 

Russian

 

 

Spanish

 

 

  1. The matrix above shows all possible Language and Modern Language combinations.
  2. French* and Irish* are not available at beginner’s level
  3. German, Italian, Russian and Spanish may be taken either at Leaving Certificate Level (or equivalent) or at beginner’s level
  4. A student may not study two languages at beginner’s level