History

NUI Galway

 

Course Name History
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1MAH1 1MAH2
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

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We encourage all applicants to apply as early as possible.

Online Application
Applications to most postgraduate programmes at NUI Galway are made online via www.nuigalway.ie/apply

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Application Date WHEN TO APPLY:
NUI Galway does not set a deadline for receipt of applications (with some exceptions). Offers will be issued on a continuous basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
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Duration 1MAH1: 1 year, full-time; 1MAH2: 2 years, part-time.
Course Fee

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Fees can be subject to change from year to year. Please check www.nuigalway.ie/fees for exact individual course fees. Fees quoted are all per annum fees.

Tuition fees for international (non-EU*) students are also li...

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Financial Support Grants
Comprehensive information is available online at www.studentfinance.ie. Grant applications can also be made online at www.susi.ie

Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See www.revenue.ie. The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
A Second Class Honours BA degree or equivalent with a H2.1 or GPA of 3.3 in History is required.
Number of Places 15
Comment 3 GOOD REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE
1. This programme enables students to develop critical and analytical skills.

2. Graduates are trained in methods of evaluating evidence and encouraged to reflect on different modes of presenting information in print and electronic formats.

3. History at NUI Galway is taught by eminent historians, and enjoys a high reputation.
Course Content

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This master’s programme enables you to develop a sophisticated understanding of the challenges of interpreting the past. Specialists in modern, early modern and medieval history introduce you to a range of historical sources, reflecti...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
The MA provides an excellent foundation for doctoral studies in History. Graduates are also well suited to employment in areas such as teaching, research, print and electronic media, tourism, cultural and heritage development, library and archives services, and public administration.
Further Enquiries Dr John Cunningham
T: +353 91 495 642
E: john.cunningham@nuigalway.ie
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