Dublin City University

In Conversation With: The Student's View

We are back for Semester 2! 

Are you intrigued to learn more about a DCU course from a current student's perspective? If so, you've come to the right place! Join us every Wednesday evening on Zoom where we chat to 2 students from 2 different DCU course to get their thoughts on the course itself, modules, college life and plans for after graduation!

 

Most Recent: Episode 18

BA in Journalism

Sinead chatted to Kinga Piotrowska (4pm) about her experience studying Journalism at DCU. 

 

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Episode 1 - Education and Training & PE and Maths:

We chat to Olivia from our Education and Training course (4pm) and Gary from our PE and Biology course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode click here.

To watch Olivia speak about Education and Training, see here.

To watch Gary's chat about PE and Maths, see here. 

Episode 2 - General Nursing and Psychology:

We chat to Kevin from our General Nursing course (4pm) and Sarah from our Psychology course (4.30pm) . We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Kevin's chat about General Nursing, see here. 

To watch Sarah's chat about Psychology, see here. 

Episode 3 - Communications & Accounting and Finance :

We chat to Maeve from our Communications course (4pm) and Rory from our Accounting and Finance course (4.30pm) . We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here

To watch Maeve's chat about Communications, see here. 

To watch Rory's chat about Accounting and Finance, see here.

Episode 4 - International Business & Aviation Management:

We chat with Laura from our International Business course (4pm) and Kate from our Aviation Management course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Laura's chat about International Business, see here. 

To watch Kate's talk about Aviation Management, see here.

Episode 5 - Marketing, Innovation and Technology & Law and Society (BCL):

This week we focus on postgraduate opportunities in DCU. We will speak to Ciaran (4pm) who studied our MInT programme and now in our MSc in Digital Marketing programme and Orlaith (4.30pm) who studied our Law and Society and now in her LLM Masters of Law programme. We will explore their journey to DCU, what it was like to study in their undergraduate course, and how they are getting on in their Masters so far.

Watch the full episode here

To watch Ciaran's chat about MiNT, see here. 

To watch Orlaith's chat about LLM, see here.

Episode 6 - Global Business and Mechatronic Engineering:

This week we will have a focus on what two graduates of DCU are currently doing. We will speak to Global Business Spain graduate Brian Farrell from 4-4.30pm and Mechatronic Engineering graduate Conor Meyler from 4.30-5pm about life after DCU.

Watch the full episode here.

Episode 7 - Communication Studies & Bachelor of Education (Primary Teaching):

We chat with Roisin and Clara from our Communications course (4pm) and Ellen and Eoin from our Bachelor of Education course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here

To watch Clara and Roisin chat about Communication Studies, see here.

To watch Eoin and Ellen chat about the Bachelor of Education (Primary Teaching), see here. 

Episode 8 - Religious Education with History & International Relations:

We chat with Gillian from our Religious Education with History course (4pm) and Louise from our International Relations course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Gillian chat about Bachelor of Religious Education and History, see here

To watch Louise chat about International Relations, see here. 

Episode 9 - Accounting and Finance & Mechatronic Engineering:

We chat with Vasundhra from our Accounting and Finance course (4pm) and Faith from our Mechatronic Engineering course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch back Episode 9 here. 

To watch Vasundhra chat about Accounting and Finance, see here. 

To watch Faith's chat about Mechatronic Engineering, see here. 

Episode 10 - Health and Society & Science Education:

We chat with Sinead from our Health and Society course (4pm) and Mary from our Science Education course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Sinead chat about Health and Society, see here.

To watch Mary chat about Science Education, see here. 

 

Episode 11 - Economics, Politics and Law & Multimedia 

We chat with Aisha from our Economics, Politics and Law course (4pm) and Naomi from our Multimedia course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Aisha chat about EPL, see here.

To watch Naomi chat about Multimedia, see here. 

Episode 12 - Mental Health Nursing & Business Studies

We chat with recent graduate Keziah from our Mental Health Nursing course (4pm) and Sean from our Business Studies course (4.30pm). We will explore their journey to DCU, what its like to study in their course, their favourite moments so far and much more.

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Keziah's chat about Mental Health Nursing, see here.

To watch Sean's chat about Business Studies, see here.

Episode 13 - Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance & Bachelor of Arts Joint Honours (English and History)

We chat with the Chair of Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance Ronan Guilfoyle and recent BA Joint Honours graduate Thomas Dorian.

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Ronan's chat about Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance, see here.

To watch Thomas's chat about English and History, see here.

Episode 14 - Applied Physics & Sports Science and Health

We chat with the recent Applied Physics graduate Emma Branigan and current Sport Science and Health student Cian Sutcliffe

Watch the full episode here.

To watch Emma's about Applied Physics, see here. 

To watch Cian's talk about Sports Science and Health, see here.

Episode 15 - Early Childhood Education & Global Business (France)

We chat with current ECE student Lauren Farrell and current Global Business student Grace Kelly.

Watch the full episode here

To watch Lauren's talk about Early Childhood Education, see here

To watch Grace's talk about Global Business, see here.

Episode 16 - Post Primary Education: Gaeilge with French/German/Spanish & Actuarial Maths

We chat with current student of Post Primary Education: Gaeilge with French/German/Spanish Deirdre Croghan and recent graduate of Actuarial Maths, Fergal McGuirk

To watch Deirdre's talk, see here. 

To watch Fergal's talk about Actuarial Maths, see here. 

Episode 17 - Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences & Physics with Astronomy

We chat with two recent graduates this week; Ross from Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Sam from Physics with Astronomy 

To watch Ross's talk, see here.

To watch Sam's talk, see here.