Courses in Ireland

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Ireland’s worldwide reputation for high quality education is built on the solid foundation of commitment to excellence. Ireland is a beautiful island, combining contemporary modern cities with an unspoilt countryside, offering cityscapes steeped in history and landscapes lush with a rich natural habitat. Renowned for friendliness, this safe English speaking country offers the warmest of welcomes to students and professionals from all over the world who seek to take course in Ireland.

Courses in Ireland are designed to meet the needs of many students. Courses in Ireland can help provide the up-to-date knowledge and skills necessary to be successful in a highly globalized society. Programs incorporate lectures, seminars, coursework, simulations, group discussions, practical applications and projects to help invoke knowledge and utilize the professional resources available in Ireland. Courses in Ireland are an excellent step toward advancing your career.

Take a look through the courses in Ireland below to find the program that matches your needs. It may be the next step in your career!

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Courses in General English

Cork English Academy
Campus Full time 1 - 50 weeks Open Enrollment Ireland Cork

At Cork English Academy our General English courses are designed to give you the English language skills to live, work, study and travel in an English-speaking environment. During your General English course, you will meet with the Academic Manager and develop clear learning objectives based on your English language level and needs. Your teachers will continuously monitor your progress throughout your English course and give regular feedback and advice.

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At Cork English Academy our General English courses are designed to give you the English language skills to live, work, study and travel in an English-speaking environment.

During your General English course you will meet with the Academic Manager and develop clear learning objectives based on your English language level and needs. Your teachers will continuously monitor your progress throughout your English course and give regular feedback and advice.

General English 15 Hours Morning General English 20 Hours Morning General English 15 Hours Afternoon General English 20 Hours Afternoon

We cover the four basic skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening. You will also work on grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and guided self-study.... [-]


Dublin Direct Enrollment - National Theatre School of Ireland-Gaiety School of Acting

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 semester September 2018 Ireland Dublin

You won’t need the luck of the Irish to have an unforgettable study abroad experience in Dublin. By directly enrolling at the National Theatre School of Ireland-Gaiety School of Acting (NTSI-GSA), you’ll have the joy of befriending the Irish, who are known for their hospitality. [+]

Overview

You won’t need the luck of the Irish to have an unforgettable study abroad experience in Dublin. By directly enrolling at the National Theatre School of Ireland-Gaiety School of Acting (NTSI-GSA), you’ll have the joy of befriending the Irish, who are known for their hospitality. You’ll feel more at home knowing that Dublin has a young population (more than half of the city is under 25).

The National Theatre School of Ireland-Gaiety School of Acting specializes in conservatory acting. This program appeals primarily to those students who are ready for the challenge of adapting to an entirely new academic culture that requires significant independent work.

Dublin will also be your classroom. Take in an Irish play at Abbey Theatre, the country’s national theatre. Learn about Dublin’s history by exploring Dublin Castle which was built in 1204. Visit Trinity College Dublin to see The 7th Century Book of Kells, a masterful example of an illuminated manuscript, that is housed in its own climate controlled archive in the university’s old library. Welcome to study abroad!... [-]


Pre-Foundation English

DIFC Ireland
Campus Full time 3 - 6 months May 2018 Ireland Dublin

DIFC offer students the opportunity to improve their English and then progress onto a foundation course once they have reached the minimum English entry requirements. [+]

Pre-foundation academic English + Foundation packages

Who is this package aimed at?

Students who want to join a Foundation Course at DIFC but do not have the required English level – 5.0 IELTS

DIFC offer students the opportunity to improve their English and then progress onto a foundation course once they have reached the minimum English entry requirements.

We offer Pre-Foundation English programmes for 3 months or 6 months, depending on your current English level.

End-of-Course Examinations

When you are granted your visa to study with us in Ireland, there are certain conditions which both you and DIFC must fulfil. If you join the Pre-Foundation English programme, the following will apply:... [-]


General English 2 (Intermediate)

Direct English
Campus Full time Part time 25 weeks Open Enrollment Ireland Cork + 1 more

The course is designed for adults who want to use English accurately and fluently. Grammar and vocabulary are taught and explained thoroughly, and all four skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing are developed systematically. The course combines traditional methods of language teaching with a communicative approach. [+]

(Intermediate Course B1 & B2) One Academic Year

Option-1

Programme Duration: 25 weeks Tuition Duration: 15 hours per week Course Start Dates: (Every week)

Option-2

Programme Duration: 25 Weeks Tuition Duration: 20 hours per week Course Start Dates: (Every week)

We offer a 25 week English language course which will take you through levels 4, 5 & 6 of the Direct English language system. Levels 4-6 are the interactional and expressive phases. These levels have a more in-depth focus on the language and structure of English so that you can take part in conversations with more confidence and fluency.

This course includes a combination of English language tutorials, conversation classes, and social/cultural activities. On passing each level you will receive a Direct English Certificate of Achievement.... [-]


English Course

Englishour
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 16 weeks September 2018 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

At Englishour, we have a number of different courses to help you bridge the gap between your formal and informal English language learning. [+]

At Englishour, we have a number of different courses to help you bridge the gap between your formal and informal English language learning. Our courses have all been designed to ensure you can successfully communicate in English, no matter the situation.

Morning course – Monday to Friday – 10am to 1.20pm – 15 hours

The Englishour morning course is designed to give you an opportunity to improve all your communication skills in English. Every morning, you’ll be provided with a free book to follow our unique grammar syllabus. Throughout the course you will:

Focus on how English language structures are formed to promote accuracy in your speaking and listening skills. Improve your listening skills, enabling you to understand English in a variety of formal and informal situations. ... [-]

TECHNOLOGY AND THE STAGE

The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin.
Campus Full time 2 days March 2018 Ireland Dublin

A two day workshop covering the principles and practices in lighting a small theatre production including rigging and focusing theatre lanterns, the use of special effects, programming the operating desk and the operation of follow spots. [+]

A two day workshop covering the principles and practices in lighting a small theatre production including rigging and focusing theatre lanterns, the use of special effects, programming the operating desk and the operation of follow spots. The course will include practical sessions as well as presentations from the tutor. Day two will focus on sound design covering what sound is and how it can be managed, systems and equipment and how to use them, troubleshooting and the basics involved in setting up the sound for a small theatre production.

Cancellation Policy

The full course fee is payable as acceptance of an offer of a place on the course.

In the event of cancellation more than two months prior to the course start date, a sum of €100 will be retained to cover administration costs. In the event of a cancellation less than two months prior to the course start date, the sum of €250 will be retained. A withdrawal less than one month before the course start date will result in the forfeiture of the entire fee. Application Requirements Fluency in the English language is essential. A commitment to punctuality, discipline and preparation is required from every participant. Information on what to wear etc. will be sent to successful applicants once they have been accepted onto the course. [-]

General English Course

English Language Ireland
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 25 weeks September 2018 Ireland Carlow + 1 more

On our general English course, you are going to speak a lot! The classes are great for students and for professionals. You have 20 hours every week to focus on your needs. Improve your level, make new international friends and enjoy free refreshments at morning break. Our small groups guarantee personal attention for all of our learners. So come and practise your English in Carlow, a wonderful Irish town in Ireland’s Ancient East. [+]

On our general English course, you are going to speak a lot! The classes are great for students and for professionals. You have 15 hours every week to focus on your needs. Improve your level, make new international friends and enjoy free refreshments at morning break. Our small groups guarantee personal attention for all of our learners. So come and practise your English in Carlow, a wonderful Irish town in Ireland’s Ancient East.

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT?

Classes focused on fluency, vocabulary and groupwork 15 hours tuition each week Start your course on ANY DAY you want! Free Wi-Fi +Self-Access Study FREE Course Materials Ongoing support & feedback from your teachers Friendly and helpful assistance with living in Ireland Part Time ... [-]

Intensive English Course

Irish College of English
Campus Full time 1 - 25 weeks Open Enrollment Ireland Dublin

At the Irish College of English, we offer Intensive year-round English Courses in Dublin at our Malahide School. Our English Language Colleges are recognised by the Department of Education and Science for the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language. [+]

Full-Time English Courses Dublin Year-Round Adult English Courses in Dublin – Malahide Secure Enrolment with Learner Protection 15 – 25 (60 minute) Hours Tuition per Week. General English, One to One Tuition. Beautiful and Vibrant Dublin Coastal Location – Malahide – Just 20 mins from Dublin City Centre. Levels from Pre-Intermediate to Advanced. Combine an English Course with Quality Host Family Accommodation within Walking Distance.

At the Irish College of English, we offer Intensive year-round English Courses in Dublin at our Malahide School. Our English Language Colleges are recognised by the Department of Education and Science for the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language. Students can register for courses from 1 week to 1 year in duration, and there is an excellent mix of nationalities in all our programmes. We also operate Learner Protection through our membership of MEI. Many students come to Ireland for a 2 – 4 Week Course with Host Family Accommodation to Improve their English in a Full Immersion Programme, others come for our 1 Year Programmes to experience studying and living and working part time in Ireland.... [-]


IELTS

Eurocentres - Language schools
Campus Full time 2 - 52 weeks Open Enrollment Ireland Dublin

Prove your fitness in English with this certificate. It is your entry ticket to study courses in the UK, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Accordingly, the IELTS test examination preparation is [+]

Prove your fitness in English with this certificate. It is your entry ticket to study courses in the UK, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Accordingly, the IELTS test examination preparation is targeted at the English required in an academic environment. As an internationally defined language test, the International English Language Testing System assesses your English skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking. Our courses with specific IELTS training sessions will help you obtain a good result in the test. All you have to do is select your preferred destination from the many different locations where we offer the course. Are you ready for take-off?

IELTS test: Familiarise yourself with the English required in an academic context. Acquire all the linguistic skills necessary to participate in university life, such as understanding lectures or taking part in academic discussions. Thanks to lots of IELTS exercises and tuition in examination skills, you will achieve your goal in a relatively short time. Eurocentres, one of the largest IELTS test centres in Europe and with experienced teaching staff, is an excellent partner to assist you in achieving your goal. Flexible timescale: You can start your IELTS test training course at almost any time at almost all destinations and schools. And if you want to study further, we will be pleased to advise you: We have partnerships with many renowned universities.... [-]


Hybrid StartUp Internship Dublin

Corkscrew Startup School
Campus Full time 28 days July 2018 Ireland Dublin

Join us for a unique 28 Day Hybrid StartUp Internship and develop your creativity, initiative and leadership skills by learning about business startup at one of the city’s most innovative cowork spaces [+]

Join us for a unique 28 Day Hybrid StartUp Internship and develop your creativity, initiative and leadership skills by learning about business startup at one of the city’s most innovative cowork spaces. Invest In Your Future Learn an entrepreneurial mindset and become ultra-employable. Travel To Dublin Join Facebook and Google in one of Europe’s most entrepreneurial capitals. Hybrid Internship A blend of study abroad and work experience in a startup environment.

The Hybrid ‘StartUp’ Internship

We believe Internship Programs should be more than just work experience, that’s why we’ve developed our unique Hybrid StartUp Internship to focus on developing key employability skills through the world of StartUps. Our innovative program blends work experience at one of the most entrepreneurial cowork spaces in Dublin with practical training on how to create a feasible business idea and take it to market with minimal risk and investment. With personal mentorship, hands-on training and excellent feedback you can trust us to deliver a program that’s perfect for you.... [-]


General English Courses

Cork English World
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Ireland Cork

General English courses are available all year round and are multinational. Courses are of 15, 20 or 24 hours per week (60-minute lessons). Students can enroll for any number of weeks with a minimum stay of 1 week.

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Program Overview

General English courses are available all year round and are multinational. Courses are of 15, 20 or 24 hours per week (60 minute lessons). Students can enroll for any number of weeks with a minimum stay of 1 week.

On your first day of tuition you will do a short Oral Placement Test in order to assess your level of Oral English and are then assigned to the appropriate class. CEW will email you before you arrive to assess your grammar and writing skills.

Courses

Courses are held at all levels from Elementary (A1) to Advanced (C1).

A1: I can ask and answer simple questions, talk about numbers, quantities, cost and time, and what I like. A2: I can give my opinion on something familiar, offer help, describe my hobbies, friends and other people, and where I live. B1: I can give reasons for my opinions, offer advice and talk easily about familiar topics such as family and studies. B2: I can give a prepared presentation or talk, put my point across persuasively, communicate with reasonable accuracy and correct my mistakes. C1: I can give a detailed presentation on an area of my studies, abstract topics and talk about many topics fluently and naturally C2: I can express myself naturally and effortlessly on most topics, follow and give presentations, and deal with complex informations and transactions. ... [-]

Adult Programme

Atlantic S.E.A.L
Campus September 2018 Ireland Cork

At Atlantic S.E.A.L., our motto for successful language acquisition is: "If you don't want to lose it, use it!" So we give our students plenty of opportunities to do so. [+]

At Atlantic S.E.A.L., our motto for successful language acquisition is: "If you don't want to lose it, use it!" So we give our students plenty of opportunities to do so. Vocabulary building and conversation lessons are linked to leisure programmes, so our students can enjoy and appreciate Ireland's cultural, historical and natural heritage while putting their language lessons to use. We specialise in small group English language tuition & we adapt our teaching methods to your unique learning style. Small group sizes of average 4, MAXIMUM 6, mean that you can choose themes that you like to improve your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. Grammar and written exercises are also part of our course, designed for your level. You can attend a General English group course, in the mornings and add on the private 'one to one' or 'two to one' lessons in the afternoons, or earlier in the morning before the group lessons commence. Only English is spoken at all times, during leisure activities and even at the place where you will reside.... [-]


Live Sound Engineering

Recording Connection Audio School
Campus Full time September 2018 Ireland Cork Dublin

Through our revolutionary mentor-apprentice (extern) approach, the Recording Connection partners with hundreds of established audio engineers and music producers to train our students on-the-job. [+]

Through our revolutionary mentor-apprentice (extern) approach, the Recording Connection partners with hundreds of established audio engineers and music producers to train our students on-the-job. These professionals are located in real recording studios across the United States, as well as in Canada, Australia and the U.K., and many of them work with Platinum-selling and/or Grammy-winning artists. As a result, we are able to provide our students with world-class, one-on-one training in hundreds of recording studios across the globe, giving them a real chance for breaking into the music industry.

DESPITE WHAT YOU MAY HAVE BEEN TOLD, YOU CAN'T BREAK INTO THE INDUSTRY BY SITTING IN A CLASSROOM OR STUDYING ONLINE, AND YOU CAN'T LEARN AUDIO ENGINEERING FROM A BOOK. THE ONLY WAY TO LEARN IT IS BY DOING IT. ... [-]


Junior Summer English Homestay Programme, Dublin

International House Dublin
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 7 weeks June 2018 Ireland Dublin + 1 more

The junior English language programme with homestay accommodation for young learners aged 11-17 takes place at Sutton Park School during July and August each year. Sutton Park School is an exclusive private school with excellent facilities situated in its own grounds, astroturf pitch, indoor gymnasium, computer room and arts & crafts room. [+]

The junior English language programme with homestay accommodation for young learners aged 11-17 takes place at Sutton Park School during July and August each year. Sutton Park School is an exclusive private school with excellent facilities situated in its own grounds, astroturf pitch, indoor gymnasium, computer room and arts & crafts room. The centre is located on the beautiful Howth Peninsula on the north side of Dublin Bay, 12km from the city centre and close to the traditional fishing village of Howth.

The programme includes 15 hours tuition per week in mixed nationality classes Full board homestay accommodation sharing a room with a student of a different nationality Hot lunch in the school canteen Private bus service to and from school everyday Afternoon activities Monday-Friday Half day excursion to city centre every Thursday afternoon One evening disco per week Full day excursion every Saturday Use of course books and materials End of course certificate ... [-]

Pre Masters International Foundation Programme

Dublin City University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Ireland Dublin

The Pre-Masters programme at DCU is for non-native English speakers who wish to prepare themselves for a Masters degree in Dublin City University. The IFP helps students to achieve the English language skills necessary for DCU postgraduate programmes, prepares students for the adjustment to university learning, and allows them to sample modules from the Masters degree they wish to pursue... [+]

Introduction

The Pre Masters International Foundation Programme (IFP) is for non-native English speakers who wish to prepare themselves for a Masters degree in Dublin City University. The IFP helps students to achieve the English language skills necessary for DCU postgraduate programmes, prepares students for the adjustment to university learning, and allows them to sample modules from the Masters degree they wish to pursue. Students who successfully complete this course will be guaranteed a place on their target degree programme in DCU. They will also be entitled to exemptions from modules successfully completed during the Foundation programme (where available). This will improve the chances of obtaining excellent grades in the postgraduate programme and ease the strain of transition to a new education system. ... [-]