University College Cork


Course Name Anthropology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MAANT
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: 13 September 2021
Application Date

Expand+UCC is using a new application system for postgraduate courses from November 2020.

You will no longer need to use the Postgraduate Application Centre (PAC) application system (except in the case of the Postgraduate Masters in Education) to apply f...

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Duration 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
Course Fee EU FEES 2021
€3,630 (Year 1 Part-time);
€3,630 (Year 2 Part-time)

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Entry Requirements

Expand+A candidate for this MA programme must normally hold a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) or equivalent, in Anthropology, or a cognate subject in social/cultural sciences (Sociology, Criminology, Management, Devel...

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 Dr. James Cuffe
00 353 21 4902900

Dr. Lydia Guzy
00 353 21 4903278
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