University College Cork


Course Name Anthropology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE20 CKE22
Course Type Postgraduate
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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Duration 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+A candidate for this MA programme must normally hold an Honours Bachelor degree, Second Class Honours Grade I (or equivalent), in Anthropology, or a cognate subject in social/cultural sciences (Sociology, Criminology, Management, Development, Politic...

Course Content

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MA Anthropology at UCC is an exciting new postgraduate degree that represents state-of -the-art in field training in ethnography, combined with cultural, political and social theory. Bringing together the knowledge & skills of staff a...

Subjects Taught

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Core modules:
• AY6001 Anthropology: Paradigms & Theories (15 credits)
• AY6002 Ethnography, Practice and Writing (15 credits)

Summer School/Winter School modules:
• AY6006 International Political Anthropology Summer School 1...

Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
Anthropologists can be universally employed as intercultural competency, socio-cultural reflexivity and cultural literacy represent key social and educational skills in contemporary societies.

Identified career paths are
• Research
• Education
• Higher Education
• International and national politics
• Journalism
• International Organisations (UN, UNESCO etc)
• NGO sector
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Lidia Guzy
00 353 21 4903278

Dr. Kieran Keohane
00 353 21 4902836
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