Anthropology & Development

Maynooth University


Course Name Anthropology & Development
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHC57
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Application Date Closes: 30th June 2021 12:00 am
PAC Application Information

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The following documents should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:

Online PAC application form

Statement of your academic and professional goals (SEE BELOW)

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Duration 1 year Part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+A degree (2.2 or higher) in Anthropology or cognate discipline, or a recognised international equivalent.

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

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Course Content

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Those intending to take the Postgraduate Certificate in Anthropology and Development are expected to take 40 credits in total. Except in circumstances where permission is given, students are expected to complete the three 10-credit ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take a total of 40 credits over 1 year.

Compulsory Modules (30 credits)
AN651 Social Thought (10 credits)
AN653 Writing Cultures (10 credits)
AN652 Key Concepts in Anthropology (10 credits)
AN649 Foundations of Anthropology & Developm...

Careers or Further Progression Career Options
This course can enhance the career of development professionals by equipping them with a critical perspective informed by anthropology’s holistic approach. It is also suitable for those interested in pursuing NGO work in the voluntary/charity sector.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator Dr Chandana Mathur
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Fax +353 (0)1 708 3570
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Address Department of Anthropology, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland
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