University College Dublin


Course Name History
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z160 Z161
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
Grad Dip History FT (Z160)
1 Years

Full Time

Rolling *

Grad Dip History PT (Z161)
2 Years

Part Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration Z160: 1 year full-time, Z161: 2 years part-time.
Course Fee GradDip History (Z160) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 6105
nonEU fee per year - € 13270

GradDip History (Z161) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 3650
nonEU fee per year - € 6635

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements A good undergraduate degree (at least a 2:2). Applicants whose first language is not English should demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 7.0 (no band less than 6.5 in each element), or equivalent.
Course Content

Expand+GradDip History
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)
The Graduate Diploma in History is targeted at students who wish to progress to further study, or who wish to develop key transferable skills vital to many and diverse careers. It is design...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Research Project

Renaissance Europe

Making History: Documents

Approaches to the MiddleAges II

Researching and interpreting Modern Irish History

Global History MA Methods

Landscape and Environment in Ireland, 1500-1800

Gender and Education in Modern China’s Global History (1800-Present)

Exploring the Explorers: Modern empires and the mythos of discovery
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Some graduates of the Graduate Diploma go on to develop their academic careers, applying for places on MA programmes or teacher training programmes. However, many more see the Graduate Diploma as a valuable addition to their undergraduate qualification – a fourth year in which to deepen critical analytical abilities which are valued so highly by employers.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Sandy Wilkinson
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 8371
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