Local History

Mary Immaculate College


Course Name Local History
Course Provider Mary Immaculate College
Alternative Provider(s) University of Limerick
Course Code 19672 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Please note that this programme accepts new students in every second year.

The next intake will take place in September 2022.
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Duration 2 years part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+•Applicants should normally have a primary degree in a relevant discipline such as history, archaeology, geography or Irish Studies, with at least second-class honours.

Applicants with approved equivalent qualifications who have substantial expe...

Comment Key Fact

The MA in Local History was the first programme of its kind in Ireland and Key Fact has been running at UL since 1996.
Course Content

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Offered jointly by faculty from the Department of History in Mary Immaculate College and the Department of History at the University of Limerick, this two-year, part-time Masters programme meets the needs of graduates in history, ...

Subjects Taught Programme Content
People living and working in a particular locality during a specific period provide the focus of this course. Local history is less about the events of national history, such as war or elections as they occurred in a particular locality, and more about the unique circumstances and events in the lives of ordinary people.
Careers or Further Progression The programme is also suitable for those who wish to develop research skills prior to undertaking a PhD programme
Further Enquiries Dr David Fleming,
Programme Coordinator and Lecturer, Department of History, University of Limerick
T: +353 61 233795
E: David.Fleming@ul.ie
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