Equality Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Equality Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W395 W396
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
Grad Dip Equality Studies FT (W395)
1 Years

Full Time

Rolling *

Grad Dip Equality Studies PT (W396)
2 Years

Part Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
Duration 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+GradDip Equality Studies (W395) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 6125
nonEU fee per year - € 12800

GradDip Equality Studies (W396) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4005
nonEU fee per year - € 6400

***Fees are s...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Students on this programme will have attained at least a lower or upper second class honours or international equivalent at Bachelors level and will have demonstrable experience in or aptitude for the field of Equality Studies, as illustrated in thei...

Course Content

Expand+GradDip Equality Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)
The Graduate Diploma in Equality Studies is the only programme of its kind in Europe and offers a unique opportunity to examine global equality issues from a range of perspectives....

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Egalitarian Theory and Practice

Human Rights Law and Equality

Sociology of Inequality

Researching and Challenging Social Injustice


Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Equality Studies graduates work in multiple fields including politics, journalism, law, education, public policy, voluntary and community work, and human rights advocacy.

Alumni of the Masters in Equality Studies are employed by major national and international human rights and development organisations such as Amnesty International and the United Nations.

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Dominic Shellard
Contact Number: +353 (0)1716 8682
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