Womens Studies

University College Cork


Course Name Womens Studies
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MAWST
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: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €6,130; €3,130 (Year 1 Part-time); €3,130 (Year 2 Part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €16,400.

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Entry Requirements

To apply for this course, you will have a Second Class Honours Grade II in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) or the equivalent

If you have relevant experience in the areas of community work, industry, or professions, you can al...


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You will normally have a minimum of six contact hours per week from September to May and there are additional, timetabled, research skills training hours.

The part-time option will be taught during evening hours over 2 years...

Course Content

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Our MA in Women’s Studies programme is offered by the College of Arts, Celtic Studies & Social Sciences (CACSSS) at University College Cork (UCC).

This MA course has been offered in UCC for over 20 years and is an inclusive cours...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 90 credits as follows:

Part I
WS6002 Feminist Theory (10 credits)
WS6003 Gender and Society I: Contexts (5 credits)
WS6005 Gender and Society II: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (15 credits)
WS6007 Research Skills Part I: Feminist...

Number of Credits 90 credits
Careers or Further Progression

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You will develop skills that enhance your employability, including critical thinking; analytic skills; innovative approaches to social issues; gender expertise; understanding of power dynamics and diversity; awareness ...

Further Enquiries Dr Chiara Bonfiglioli
+353 (0)21 490 3654
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