Ireland, Carraroe, Co Galway

Irish Language

when 14 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
language Irish
duration 4 weeks
credits 10 ECTS
fee EUR 1

Irish Language courses at beginners', elementary, intermediate and advanced levels each summer. These courses are located at the University's Irish-Language Centre, Áras Mháirtín Uí Chadhain, An Cheathrú Rua in the heart of Connemara (approx 1 hour from Galway City).

Course leader

Dr Dorothy Ní Uigín

Target group

Students interested in learning or improving their Irish language skills

Course aim

This course provides intensive instruction in spoken Irish each day. Students also attend special classes in traditional Irish singing and dancing and introductory lectures on relevant topics including Irish history, literature, folklore and society.

Credits info

6 Semester Credits/12 ECTS Credits

Fee info

EUR 1: Accommodation options
Host Family (Single Room, full board): €1,380
Host Family (Shared Room, full board): €960


The Fulbright Commission offers Gaeltacht Scholarship Awards to US citizens while the Ireland Canada University Foundation offers scholarships to Canadian citizens who wish to study the Irish language. The Irish Embassy in Hungary offers a scholarship to