Philosophy & Literature

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Philosophy & Literature
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W179 W180
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) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MA Philosophy & Literature FT (W179)
Full-time
Deadline Rolling *

MA Philosophy & Literature PT (W180)
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 - W179
2 Years Part Time - W180
Course Fee

Expand+MA Philosophy & Literature (W179) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7315
nonEU fee per year - € 19900

MA Philosophy & Literature (W180) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4760
non EU fee per year - € 9950

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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must present an undergraduate degree in either Philosophy or a Literature. If the undergraduate degree is in literature, you should have at least two courses in literary theory, each with a grade of at least B- (60%). An overall grade of B...

Comment Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No
Course Content

Expand+MA Philosophy & Literature
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MA in Philosophy and Literature will be useful for any job requiring a subtle understanding of debate and disagreement, or requiring close attention to texts, especially in th...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students have to take the 'flagship' module, 'Philosophy and Literature', co-taught by a philosopher and a literary theorist. In addition, students must take two further modules. Please see website for details.

The other three modules are to be t...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
It is very difficult to generalise about the career paths of our MA graduates. A small number continue into PhD programmes both at UCD and abroad. Others have gone into journalism, the civil service, arts management, secondary school teaching, and the corporate world.

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Further Enquiries Contact Name: Margaret Brady
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 8186
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