Addiction Studies

Dublin Business School


Course Name Addiction Studies
Course Provider Dublin Business School
Course Code 19745 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: January 2022
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Duration Full-time: 12 months
Part-time: 2 years
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Entry Requirements

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• Have a minimum Second Class Honours (2.2) Degree in any humanities or social science discipline from a recognised third level institution, or equivalent qualification or

• Be a graduate of ...

Comment Awarding Body:
Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI)

Award: Masters Degree
NFQ Level: Level 9
Award Title: Master of Arts in Addiction Studies
Course Content

Expand+Master of Arts (MA) Addiction Studies
The MA in Addiction Studies is a rigorous and formal exploration of addictions from a variety of academic and scientific perspectives: sociological, cultural, psychological, anthropological, and psycho...

Subjects Taught The Master of Arts (MA) in Addiction Studies programme has the following content:
• Dialogical Meanings in Addiction: Theory, Practice and Policy
• A Psychoanalytic Perspective on Addiction
• Research Methods and Analysis
• Addiction Psychopharmacology
• Cultural Issues in the Study of Addiction
• Women and Addiction
• Integrative Tutorial
• Supervised Clinical Visits
• Research Project
Assessment Method The MA in Addiction Studies is an academic programme informed by the clinical and academic experience of the lecturers. Assessment is approached creatively with a range of assessment strategies including essay writing, in-class presentation, graded group dissertation and examination. Instructions and guidelines for all assessment are clearly communicated to students.
Careers or Further Progression

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The MA in Addiction Studies qualifies graduates to pursue careers that involve the generation and use of information relating to the problems of addiction. Graduates will be ideally qualified for relevant positions in academia, ...

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