Anthropology

Maynooth University

 

Course Name Anthropology
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHC60 MHC61
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MA
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.

Closing Date : 30 June 2019
PAC Application Information

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MHC60 Full time
MHC61 Part time

The following information should be uploaded to PAC:
•Online PAC application form
•Statement of your academic and professional goals (SEE BELOW)
•Names and contact details of two referees who have agre...

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Duration MHC60 1 year Full-time
Course Fee In general, there are two levels of fees payable. EU students from EU countries including Ireland pay a subsidised level of fees for both taught courses and research programmes. Tuition fees for students from outside the EU are not subsidised and are thus somewhat higher than for EU students.
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Financial Support

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Postgraduate students are sometimes eligible for more than funding. Tax relief and some medical entitlements are also a possibility. You can find information about budgeting, medical entitlements and tax relief by visiting: www.maynoothuni...

Entry Requirements

Expand+A degree (2.2 or higher) in Anthropology or cognate discipline, or a recognised international equivalent.

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

Minimum English ...

Comment Maynooth University is home to the only department of anthropology in the Republic of Ireland. Our department was established in 1983 and since then has gained an international reputation for the quality of its research and the teaching and learning experience it provides.
Course Content

Expand+The MA in Anthropology is a one-year taught master`s programme designed for students who have a curiosity about the wider world and how humans diversely experience living and being in that world. The field orientation of anthropology focuses on the l...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Compulsory Modules (60 credits)
AN651 Social Thought (10 credits)
AN653 Writing Cultures (10 credits)
AN652 Key Concepts in Anthropology (10 credits)
AN634T Thesis (30 credits)
Optional Modules (subject to availability)
AN646 Foundations of Lin...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+An anthropology degree provides an excellent preparation for a wide variety of fields in both public and private sectors, and is an especially good foundation for an international career. Anthropology has become increasingly important as a job skill ...

Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator Dr Pauline Garvey
Tel 01-708 3587
Email pauline.a.garvey@mu.ie / anthropology.office@mu.ie
Website https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/anthropology
Address Department of Anthropology, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland
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