Irish Mythology & Folklore

University College Cork


Course Name Irish Mythology & Folklore
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MAIMF
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 Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
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Duration 1 Year Full-time; 2 years Part-time
Course Fee The EU fee for this course is €4,930; €2,530 (Year 1 part-time); €2,530 (Year 2 part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €7,300; €3,650 (Year 1 part-time); €3,650 (Year 2 part-time).
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Entry Requirements

Applications will be considered from graduates of all disciplines. Successful applicants will normally have a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) or the equivalent.

Candidates who hold a Second Cla...


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This is an online programme. The taught part of the programme takes place in Semesters 1 and 2. It comprises a judicious blend of lectures, directed study, mediated activities, and self-directed study. There is inherent flexi...

Course Content

Expand+Our MA in Irish Mythology & Folklore (Online), offered by the Department of Early and Medieval Irish and the Department of Folklore & Ethnology at UCC, explores Irish tradition, focussing both on the earliest and on the most recent sources: medieval ...

Subjects Taught

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The online MA Irish Mythology & Folklore is an online programme running for 12 months (full-time), or 24 months (part-time), from the date of first registration for the programme.

In Part I students take 60 credits consisting of si...

Careers or Further Progression

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An MA in Irish Mythology and Folklore is an ideal qualification for those wishing to pursue careers in sectors such as education, academia, heritage, librarianship, local history, broadcasting and media, creative arts,...

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