Irish Studies Minor
The Irish studies minor is an interdisciplinary program of study focusing on the history, literature, societies, and cultures of Ireland, including the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, and the Irish Diaspora. This minor can be combined with any major and minor. A minimum of 9 credits must be exclusive to the minor and cannot be counted toward any other majors/minors/certificate programs.
Irish Studies Minor Requirements (15 credits)
Select 9 credits from the following courses:
ARTS 3350 Irish Art and Architecture (3 credits)
HIST 3240 Irish History (3 credits)
HIST 4900 Special Topics in History, when taught as an Irish history topic (3 credits)
HUMN 2400 Introduction to Celtic Studies (3 credits)
LITR 3510 Irish Literature (3 credits)
POLS 3010 Politics of Modern Ireland (3 credits)
Travel Study Requirement (3-6 credits)
In addition, students must take one or two travel study courses in Ireland or Northern Ireland, preferably after completing at least one of the above core NSU courses. These travel study courses may include any of the following subjects and would be offered as Special Topics courses:
Irish Art and Architecture
Irish Language (Gaelic)
Irish Literature and Politics
Transatlantic Currents: Ireland and America in the Modern Era
Qualifying travel study credit may also be earned through participation in pre-approved programs offered through partner institutions.
The academic program and curriculum requirements listed on this page are from the 2012-2013 edition of the NSU Undergraduate Student Catalog. Students are bound by policies and curricula published in the catalog in effect the semester they enter the university, unless an agreement is made with appropriate NSU administration officials allowing them to abide by policies published in a later catalog.