Political Science & Sociology - Structured

NUI Galway


Course Name Political Science & Sociology - Structured
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1SPA1 1SPA2
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
Application Date 1SPA1 full-time 1SPA2 part-time

Structured PhD (Political Science and Sociology)—full-time
Structured PhD (Political Science and Sociology)—part-time

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.
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Entry Requirements The minimum qualification necessary to be considered for a PhD is a high honours primary degree, or equivalent international qualification. Admission to a research degree is at the discretion of the potential Supervisor and Head of School, and is based on a proposal from the applicant following discussion with a potential supervisor.
Course Content

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In the School of Political Science and Sociology, PhD students pursue their research as part of the thematic Research Cluster in which their supervisor is located.

The School's Research Clusters are:

Children, Youth and Fami...

Research Areas

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Dr. John Canavan
Family Support as a paradigm for policy and services for children and families and its theoretical underpinnings. A second core area of interest is evaluation theory and methodology.

Mr. Declan Coogan

Further Enquiries Dr. Kathy Powell
School of Political Science and Sociology
T +353 91 493 804
E kathy.powell@nuigalway.ie
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