Equality Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Equality Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W003 W105
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:

MSc Equality Studies FT (W105)

1 Year

Full Time

Rolling *

MSc Equality Studies PT (W003)

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 W105: 1 year full-time, W003: 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Equality Studies (W003) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4760
nonEU fee per year - € 9950

MSc Equality Studies (W105) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7315
nonEU fee per year - € 19900

***Fees are subject t...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Normally students on this programme will have attained a higher second class honours in their primary degree (NFQ Level 8) or international equivalent, and will have demonstrable experience in or aptitude for the field of equality studies, as illustr...


Expand+Vision and Values Statement
The purpose of the M.Sc. in Equality Studies is to cultivate an interdisciplinary appreciation of equality issues of both national and international significance, informed by extensive reading, critical analysis, advanced...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Equality Studies
Academic Year 2020/2021
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

The MSc in Equality Studies is the only masters of its kind in Europe and offers a unique opportunity to examine global equality issues from a range of perspe...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Sociology of Inequality
Egalitarian Theory
Research and Skills Portfolio
Feminist & Egalitarian Research

Stage 1 - Option
Equalities, Social Justice and Children's Learning

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Equality Studies graduates work in multiple fields including politics, journalism, law, education, public policy, voluntary and community work, and human rights advocacy.

Alumni of the Masters in Equality Studies are employed by major national and international human rights and development organisations such as Amnesty International and the United Nations.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Dominic Shellard
Contact Number: +353 (0)1716 8682
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