Global Women's Studies - Gender Globalisation & Rights

NUI Galway


Course Name Global Women's Studies - Gender Globalisation & Rights
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1GG1 1GG2
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
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MA
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Duration 1GG1: 1 year full-time; 1GG2: 2 years, part-time
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Tax Relief
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Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants must have attained Second Class Honours, Grade 1 (2:1), or better, in a primary degree in a relevant discipline (at National Framework of Qualifications Level 8), or equivalent international qualification. Publication/professional experience as deemed suitable by the College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Celtic Studies may be considered if the formal requirements are not completely satisfied.
Number of Places 15

1. Skills-building: This MA equips students with the knowledge necessary to pursue careers in applied policy, research and advocacy, in governmental, non-governmental and media organisations, and where issues of ...

Course Content

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The MA in Gender, Globalisation and Rights offers a unique opportunity for in-depth study of global issues through a gender lens. Students acquire the knowledge and tools necessary to conduct gender analysis and to apply a gender perspe...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates have found employment with a range of national and international NGOs working in the health sector, women’s rights, domestic violence and social work. Students have also gone on to careers with governmental agencies, higher educuation, and the private sector. The MA is a recognised qualification for fourth level education in social sciences, human rights and the humanities.
Further Enquiries Dr. Stacey Scriver
T: +353 91 494 116
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