Information Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Information Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W020 W113
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) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MA Information Studies FT (W020)
Duration 1 Years

Attendance Full Time

Deadline Rolling *

MA Information Studies PT (W113)
Duration 2 Years
Attendance Part Time
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MA Information Studies (W020) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7920
nonEU fee per year - € 19900

MA Information Studies (W113) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 5115
nonEU fee per year - € 9950

***Fees are subje...

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Entry Requirements You will need:
A primary degree in Information Studies, or congnate discipline (Second class honours or higher).

Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.

Names and contact details of two referees who can assess your suitability, intellectual ability, and motivation
Course Content

Expand+The Master of Arts (Information Studies) provides an opportunity for graduate study and research in Information Studies.

Subject specialisations in the areas of:
Information behaviour;
Information and society;
Information management and dig...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core

Thesis IS40190
Research Practice IS40390
Research Methods IS40640
Research Theory and Practice IS40820

Stage 1 - Option

Archives preservation ARCV41480
Web Publishing IS30020
Information Architecture: Designing the Web IS...

Number of Credits 90 credits
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
An MA in Information Studies is excellent preparation for the workplace, or for further graduate research.
Further Enquiries Claire Nolan,
Tel: 01 716 7055
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