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 US credits), 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, Education Health Sciences, and Business Studies. Module descriptions are available on the University of Limerick website.

Complete your Academic Preferences Form with your preferred course choice along with any alternate choices listed in order of preference. 

 Irish Studies

Course
Irish Life and Literature
Sociological Perspectives on Irish Society
Sacred Space: Star Wars, Game of Thrones and Ireland on Screen
Creative Writing
Irish Traditions, Folklore and Culture
Modern Irish Theatre
Taking Action: Campaigning for Social Justice

Healthcare & Sports Science

Course
Developing Self as a Healthcare Practitioner
Physical Education Sport Science: Active Body, Active Mind

 Business Studies and Law

Course
International Financial Markets and Trading
Terrorism, Crime & Justice
 

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
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