DCU Prospectus 2021

DCU LIFE DCU is a unique and vibrant community. Three eclectic and complementary campuses, all close to the beating heart of Dublin and the rural landscape beyond, great transport links, unmatched student support, state-of-the-art study facilities: DCU has all you need for a happy and fulfilled student life. Accommodation 18 Alumni 31 Careers Service 14 Créche 22 DCU Clubs and Societies 24 DCU Sports and Wellbeing 27 Erasmus - Study Abroad 13 Improve Your Employment Potential 12 Interfaith Centre 20 INTRA (INtegrated TRAining) Programme 13 Library 21 List of Courses by Subject Area 4 Scholarships – Academic and Sporting 7 School Liaison Office 15 Students' Union/Student Life 23 Student Services and Supports 20 Studying in Dublin 8 Welcome from the President of DCU 9 What's New for Entry 2021 6 DCU Business School 32 DCU Connected – Online Education 204 Education 180 Engineering and Computing 154 Humanities and Social Sciences 104 Science and Health 50 Application Information Summary 224 Course/CAO Code Index 242 DARE 216 Deferring Your Course 215 EU Applicants 218 Explanation of Unfamiliar Terms 237 External Transfer Applicants 217 Fees Information 222 GCE A Levels 214 General Index 243 HEAR 217 How to get to DCU 240 International Students 218 Leaving Certificate 212 Mature Applicants 215 Paying Your Way While You Study 213 QQI Awards 223 Safe Zone 245 Summary Tables 224 Teaching Council 238 Useful Contact Details 244 HOWTO APPLY Find all the information you need to make an application. And if you need further information then don’t hesitate to contact studenthelp@dcu.ie COURSES Find information on all courses with our colour coded ‘quick reference’. Go to page 242 for the full course listing and index. INDEXES A full index and other useful information can be found here. CONTENTS 1