Most students take 5 classes for a total of 15 credits.
Sports Science and Physical Education:
A full course load at University of Limerick is five courses of 6 ECTS credits each per semester, totaling 30 ECTS credits.
|ECTS Credits||American Credits|
Selecting your courses from Limerick's website:
modules are organized by department.
The final digit of the UL course code is how to determine which semester it will run:
Fall Semester Classes = 1, 3, 5, 7
Spring Semester Classes = 2, 4, 6, 8
The final digit of the course code also indicates course level:
First year = 1 and 2
Second Year = 3 and 4
Third Year = 5 and 6
Fourth Year = 7 and 8
More specific information may be available in the University's online Book of Modules:
This also includes courses not available to study abroad students.
Students should only view classes beginning with a 4.
Classes that start with a 5 and 6 are postgraduate classes (not available).
Use this tool in conjunction with the University of Limerick study abroad website.
Official course registration will take place upon arrival at Limerick. The preliminary course form you submit to Arcadia prior to acceptance is not set in stone. You will have a two week drop/add period at the beginning of the semester where you can make changes to your course registration.
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).
|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+|