University of Limerick Summer Courses

You will enroll in one course for three weeks for a total of three credits.

  • Please review your courses with your academic or study abroad advisor to ensure they will transfer back to your home school and that you are following your home school’s policies.
  • Please be flexible – we can’t guarantee specific courses. If your participation in the program depends on a particular course, be sure to make a note on your online course form.

Choosing Your Courses

The schedule includes 45 taught class hours, 3 all-day excursions with guides, and assessment. The summer courses will be taught at '300' level and will be open to students who have completed their first year at the time of enrollment.

You can choose from the University of Limerick's exciting Summer Program Courses, including Irish Studies (Literature, Theater, Communication, Creative Writing, & Legal Studies), Business (Finance & Business Ethics) and Nursing.

 Irish Studies
Course
Irish Life and Literature
Sociological Perspectives on Irish Society
Screening Ireland: Ireland in Film and Television
Visual Culture in Ireland 1400-1950
Creative Writing
Law in Ireland
Historical Perspectives of Justice in Ireland: Folk Devils, Fornicators and Families
Terrorism, Crime & Justice
Irish Myths and Legends
Modern Irish Theatre
 Healthcare
Course
Developing Self as a Healthcare Practitioner
 Business Studies
Course
International Financial Markets and Trading
Corporate Social Responsibility
Business Tools for Social Projects

Grade Scale for University of Limerick

The following information is vetted and provided by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) on the Electronic Database for Global Education (EDGE).

Grade Ranking U.S. Equivalent
A1/A2 First Class Honours A
B1/B2 Second Class Honours Upper B+
B3/C1 Second Class Honours Lower B
C2 Third Class Honours C+
C3 Pass C
D1/D2/F Fail F
Intellectual property copyright AACRAO EDGE.