Food Security Policy & Management

University College Cork


Course Name Food Security Policy & Management
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKL04
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 9 September 2019
Application Date

Expand+Applications for 2019 start dates will open on November 1st 2018.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means we offer places four times a year on a rolling basis. Some cour...

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Duration 12 months full-time
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Entry Requirements

For Irish/EU applicants: at least a Second Class Honours Grade 2 [2H2] (or EU equivalent) in a primary degree (NFQ, Level 8 Honours) or equivalent, in a relevant subject.
Consideration may be given to applicants who do not hold a seco...

Course Content

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This course is designed to equip recent graduates and professionals with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to work in the field of food security, particularly policy and programme management . The programme aims to pro...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The programme comprises modules in four broad areas:
1.Food Security Policy and Livelihoods
2.Food Security, Nutrition and Dietary Quality
3.Programme Planning and Management for Food Security, Nutrition and Health
4.Research Methods and Researc...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information

The programme will develop students’ higher-level thinking skills to gain a deep understanding of the multi-dimensional and multi-sectoral nature of the food security and nutrition challenge and to be able to identif...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Nick Chisholm
+353 (0)21 4903347

Ms. Catherine Maguire
+353 (0)21 4902076
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