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New Minor Subject

A New Minor Subject is a new subject that may be taken up by Single Honours Students on any of the below Single Honours 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.

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Single Honours Programmes that may take up a New Minor Subject in 2021/22

  • 2021/22 Single Honours Programmes / New Minor Subject Combinations Table
  • To view the combinations table, please refer to the link above. Alternatively, please click on each of the Single Honours Programmes below to see the set of New Minor Subjects available to students on that programme who will be entering their 2nd year in 2021/22. * Denotes the below pairings that do not exist within Trinity Joint Honours.


Early & Modern Irish

● Ancient History and Archaeology ● Classical Languages* ● English ● Film ● Geography* ● German ● History of Art & Architecture ● Italian ● Linguistics ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music ● Religion* ● Russian ● Social Policy* ● Spanish*

Drama & Theatre Studies

● Ancient History and Archaeology ● Classical Civilisation* ● Classical Languages ● English ● French* ● Geography ● History* ● Irish ● Italian ● Linguistics ● Mathematics* ● Music ● Religion ● Social Policy ● Spanish

English Studies

● Ancient History and Archaeology* ● Classical Civilisation ● Drama Studies ●French ● Film ● German ● History ● History of Art & Architecture ● Italian* ● Linguistics* ● Mathematics ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music* ● Russian

Film

● Classical Civilisation ● Classical Languages ● Drama Studies ● French ● Geography ● German* ● History ● History of Art & Architecture* ● Irish ● Mathematics ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations* ● Religion ● Russian* ● Social Policy ● Spanish

History

● Ancient History and Archaeology ● Classical Civilisation* ● Classical Languages ● Drama Studies* ● English ● French* ● Geography ● Irish ● Italian ● Linguistics ● Mathematics* ● Music ● Religion ● Social Policy ● Spanish

History of Art & Architecture

● Classical Civilisation ● Classical Languages ● Drama Studies ● Film* ● French ● Geography ● German* ● History ● Irish ● Mathematics ● Middle Eastern, Jewish and Islamic Civilisations* ● Religion ● Russian* ● Social Policy ● Spanish

Mathematics

● Ancient History and Archaeology ● Classical Civilisation* ● Classical Languages ● Drama Studies* ● English ●French* ● Geography ● History* ● Irish ● Italian ● Linguistics ● Music ● Religion ● Social Policy ● Spanish ● Statistics*

Music

● Ancient History and Archaeology* ● Classical Civilisation ● Drama Studies ● English* ● Film ●French ● German ● History ● History of Art & Architecture ● Italian* ● Linguistics* ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Russian*

Religion

● Ancient History and Archaeology ● Classical Languages* ● English ● Film ● Geography* ● German ● History of Art & Architecture ● Irish* ● Italian ● Linguistics ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music ● Russian ● Social Policy* ● Spanish*

Philosophy

● Ancient History and Archaeology ● Classical Languages* ● English ● Film ● Geography* ● German ● History of Art & Architecture ● Irish* ● Italian ● Linguistics ● Middle Eastern Jewish and Islamic Civilisations ● Music ● Religion* ● Russian ● Social Policy* ● Spanish*

 

 

 

 

Contacts and Pre-Requisite Requirements

For further details, please refer to infosheet links and contact details below.

For general queries, email us.

Programme / Subject

Contacts & Information

2021/22 Pre-Requisite Requirements
Ancient History and Archaeology

Professor Anna Chahoud
chahouda@tcd.ie

None
Classical Civilisation Professor Anna Chahoud
chahouda@tcd.ie
None
Classical Languages - Greek Professor Anna Chahoud
chahouda@tcd.ie
H4 or A-Level Grade C in Ancient Greek (for non-beginners) or in a language other than English.
Classical Languages - Latin Professor Anna Chahoud
chahouda@tcd.ie
H4 or A-Level Grade C in Ancient Latin (for non-beginners) or in a language other than English.

Drama

2020/21 Details on Minor in Drama Studies

Dr. Melissa Sihra: MSIHRA@tcd.ie

Interested students should express their interest in taking Drama Studies no later than 26 February 2021 via email to the contact. For 2021/22 students will be asked to complete and return a questionnaire no later than 14th April 2021. This questionnaire will be evaluated and successful applicants will be noted as eligible for the minor.

English

2020/21 Details on Minor in English

Dr Brendan O'Connell: OCONNEB2@tcd.ie

None

Film

2020/21 Details on Minor in Film

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

None

French

2021/2022 Details on Minor in French

For advice on eligibility contact doransi@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

2021/22 Details on Minor in German

For advice on eligibility contact doransi@tcd.ie

For further details contact germanic@tcd.ie
Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in German for non-beginner German.

History

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

For further details contact: histhum@tcd.ie

None

History of Art & Architecture

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

For further details contact: arthist@tcd.ie

None

Irish

2020/21 Details on Minor in Irish

For advice on eligibility contact doransi@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

2021/22 Details on Minor in Italian

For advice on eligibility contact doransi@tcd.ie

For further details contact  Italian@tcd.ie
Requires H4 or A-level Grade C in Language other than English.

Linguistics

2021/22 Details on Minor in Linguistics

Dr Breffni O'Rourke: OROURKEB@tcd.ie

None

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

2020/21 Details on Minor in Music

MUSICSEC@tcd.ie

Students must possess musical literacy. This is the ability to read and write music notation up to around Grade V music theory, or Music as a Leaving Certificate subject, or equivalent qualifications. Interested students should contact the Head of Department, Evangelia Rigaki (rigakie@tcd.ie) to establish that they are suitable qualified.

Religion

Dr Jacob Erickson: ERICKSOJ@tcd.ie

None

Russian

2020/21 Details on Minor in Russian

For advice on eligibility contact doransi@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.
Social Policy For further details contact socpol@tcd.ie None
Spanish

2021/22 Details on Minor in Spanish

For advice on eligibility contact doransi@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

Only available to Single Honors Mathematics students.