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Postgraduate Student Profile: Mary Ellen O’Keeffe, MA Sociology (Applied Social Research) - Mary Ellen O’Keeffe is a graduate of the MA in Sociology (Applied Social Research). As a UL undergraduate student, she explains why she chose to also pursue her postgraduate degree at UL and describes her experience of the programme. Can you please introduce yourself and explain why you chose the MA? My name is Mary… Continue reading Postgraduate Student Profile: Mary Ellen O’Keeffe, MA Sociology (Applied Social Research)
Postgraduate student profile: Pippa Slattery, MA in Creative Writing - Pippa Slattery was born in England but has been living in Ireland since 1988. She is currently studying on the M.A. for Creative Writing at the University of Limerick. She has recently been shortlisted by New Irish Writing and has short stories published in The Blue Nib, The Galway Review and The Tiny Seed Journal.… Continue reading Postgraduate student profile: Pippa Slattery, MA in Creative Writing
Graduate Profile – Criostóir King, BA European Studies - Criostóir is a graduate of the BA European Studies undergraduate programme. He graduated in 2020 and describes his experience of the course below. Why did you choose UL/this course? I chose European Studies at UL due to the fantastic range of interesting modules on offer. I always knew that I wanted to study languages at… Continue reading Graduate Profile – Criostóir King, BA European Studies
Postgraduate graduate profile: Caitlin Nolan, MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - Caitlin is graduate of the Masters in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). She describes her experience of the Masters programme and why she would recommend the course to other language-loving students below. Can you tell me a bit about yourself and why you decided to come to UL to study the MA… Continue reading Postgraduate graduate profile: Caitlin Nolan, MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
Postgraduate student profile: Shu Yu Li, MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) - Shu is graduate of the Masters in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). Shu describes her experience of the Masters programme and the teaching practice she completed as part of course. Read more about her experience below. Firstly, can you tell us a little bit about yourself and why you decided to do… Continue reading Postgraduate student profile: Shu Yu Li, MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

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