Child & Youth Research - Structured

NUI Galway


Course Name Child & Youth Research - Structured
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1PCY1 1PCY2
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake on the Programme is September 2019
Application Date 1PCY1 PhD (part-time) 1PCY2

Structured PhD (Child and Youth Research), full-time
Structured PhD (Child and Youth Research), part-time

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.
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Duration 4 years full-time
6 years part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrants will be expected to have an upper Second Class Honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in a social science. If applicants do not have a degree of that kind, they must have demonstrated high ability by some other means (e.g...

Course Content

Expand+Course Overview

The PhD in Child and Youth Research is a four year full-time or six year part-time structured PhD programme delivered as part of a collaboration between the School of Psychology and the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre (CFRC...

Subjects Taught

Expand+A wide range of topics are covered including:

Childrenís rights
Child protection
Working with Commissioners
Randomised controlled trials in applied social settings
Social context of child development (role of family, peers, culture)

Research Areas Research Areas

The Social World of the Child
Research Ethics and Pragmatics
Qualitative Research Methods
Quantitative Research Methods
Global Policy and Research
Youth and Society

Researcher Profiles

See and the staff pages on the School of Psychology website for information on staff research interests.
Further Enquiries General Programme Queries:
Nuala Donohue:
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