Coláistí Courses

10 - 18 Year Age Group Courses

Pre-Junior Certificate (Bean a Tí)

Overview

This course will benefit students who are in 1st and 2nd year. Topics on the Junior Certificate curriculum will be covered on an interactive basis. Strong emphasis on the Irish Oral.Students can Learn to Love Irish on the Dingle Peninsula in the heart of West Kerry Gaeltacht.

Course Dates

A: 5 June 2017-27 June 2017View CourseFull
3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
Closing date for balance payment is 17/05/2017
B: 28 June 2017-20 July 2017View Course

3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
C: 28 June 2017-13 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total
D: 21 July 2017-12 August 2017View Course

3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
E: 21 July 2017-5 August 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total

Pre-Leaving Certificate (Bean a Tí )

Overview

This course will be of benefit to students who will sit the Leaving Certificate Examination of 2018. Though all sections of the course will be covered, the emphasis will be on the spoken language, on developing oral and communication skills. This will help students with all aspects of their course, but especially the Oral and Aural Language Examinations.

Course Dates

A: 5 June 2017-27 June 2017View CourseFull
3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
Closing date for balance payment is 17/05/2017
B: 28 June 2017-20 July 2017View Course

3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
C: 28 June 2017-13 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total
D: 21 July 2017-12 August 2017View Course

3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
D: 21 July 2017-5 August 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total

Primary School Courses (Bean a Tí)

Overview

A college for primary school children aged 10 years and upward. Special emphasis is placed on suitable afternoon activities and of course the younger the students, the easier for them it is to become fluent in spoken Irish.

Course Dates

B: 28 June 2017-20 July 2017View Course

3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
C: 28 June 2017-13 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total
D: 21 July 2017-12 August 2017View Course

3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
E: 21 July 2017-5 August 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total

Coláiste Íde (Residential Boarding College)

Overview

Coláistí Chorca Dhuibhne run a 3 week and a 2 week Irish summer residential programme at Coláiste Íde on Dingle Harbour. Coláiste Íde is a 18th c manor house. All students stay at the Boarding College. Coláiste Íde is inspected by the Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs and officials from Coláistí Chorca Dhuibhne.

Course Dates

Junior Certificate
A: 18 June 2017-9 July 2017View CourseFull
3 Week Course | €220 deposit | €950 total
B: 9 July 2017-23 July 1201View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total
Primary School
B: 9 July 2017-23 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €220 deposit | €750 total

Weekend / Weekly School Tours

Overview

All programmes are tailored to the individual needs of each school. Students and teachers stay with Bean an Tí and experience the spoken Irish language naturally amongst the household. Irish language classes are available for Leaving Certificate groups in preparation for the Scrúdú Cainte which is worth 40% of the total marks. There is an emphasis on literature, poetry and cultural trips around the locality all through the medium of Irish.

Intensive Revision

Overview

Intensive week of classes structured on covering all aspects of the Irish Leaving Certificate Curriculum. This course will be of benefit to students who will sit the Leaving Certificate Examination this year, with the emphasis on the spoken language, on developing oral and communication skills. This will help students with all aspects of their course but especially the Oral (40%) and Aural (10%) Irish Language Examinations.

Course Dates

A: 9 April 2017-15 April 2017View CourseClosed
5 Course Days | €100 deposit | €500 total

Student Teachers

An Tréimhse Foghlama sa Ghaeltacht

Overview

Students can Learn to Love Irish through an Immersive experience in a natural friendly setting on the Dingle Peninsula in the heart of West Kerry Gaeltacht. Emphasis is placed on the spoken language, grammar, The Fillteán Foghlama and preparation for the Irish Oral. Irish Topics are focused on the Primary Curriculum. Students also experience a taster of our vast array of literature, culture and traditions of the Dingle Gaeltacht. Interactive teaching methods are used in classes.

Course Dates

A: 4 January 2017-18 January 2017View CourseClosed
2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Balance Payment must be made by 23rd December 2016
B: 8 April 2017-22 April 2017View CourseClosed
2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Closing date for applications is 04/02/2017 and closing date for balance payment is 16/03/2017
C: 30 April 2017-14 May 2017View CourseClosed
2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Closing date for applications is 17/02/2017 and closing date for balance payment is 13/04/2017
E: 2 September 2017-16 September 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Closing date for applications is 21/04/2017
D: 13 August 2017-27 August 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total

Postgraduate Students

Overview

Students can Learn to Love Irish through an Immersive experience in a natural friendly setting on the Dingle Peninsula in the heart of West Kerry Gaeltacht. Emphasis is placed on the spoken language, grammar, The Fillteán Foghlama and preparation for the Irish Oral. Irish Topics are focused on the Primary Curriculum. Students also experience a taster of our vast array of literature, culture and traditions of the Dingle Gaeltacht. Interactive teaching methods are used in classes.

Course Dates

A: 4 January 2017-18 January 2017View CourseClosed
2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Balance Payment must be made by 23rd December 2016
B: 8 April 2017-22 April 2017View CourseClosed
2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Closing date for applications is 04/02/2017 and closing date for balance payment is 16/03/2017
C: 30 April 2017-14 May 2017View CourseClosed
2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Closing date for applications is 17/02/2017 and closing date for balance payment is 04/04/2017

Hibernia Students

Overview

Students can Learn to Love Irish through an Immersive experience in a natural friendly setting on the Dingle Peninsula in the heart of West Kerry Gaeltacht. Emphasis is placed on the spoken language, grammar, The Fillteán Foghlama and preparation for the Irish Oral. Irish Topics are focused on the Primary Curriculum. Students also experience a taster of our vast array of literature, culture and traditions of the Dingle Gaeltacht. Interactive teaching methods are used in classes.

Course Dates

Shared Accommodation (Bean a’ Tí)
A: 1 July 2017-15 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Closing Date for payment is 09/06/2017
B: 16 July 2017-30 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €750 total
Closing Date for applications is 25/05/2017. Final Payment due 19/06/2017
Self Provided Accommodation
A: 1 July 2017-15 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €400 total
Closing Date for payment is 09/06/2017
B: 16 July 2017-30 July 2017View Course

2 Week Course | €100 deposit | €400 total
Closing Date for applications is 25/05/2017. Final Payment due 19/06/2017