International Politics

Trinity College Dublin


Course Name International Politics
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters M.Sc. / P.Grad.Dip.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: September 2023
Application Date Closing Date: 30th June 2023
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Duration DPTSP-IPOL-1F09: 1 Year Full Time
DPTSP-IPOL-1P09: 2 years Part Time
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Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Candidates should normally have achieved an upper second class honour degree or higher from an established university. GPA scores of at least 3.3 out of 4, or equivalent, will be expected from international applicants. A background in a social science will be an advantage but not a necessity. Applications are expected from candidates with a single or joint honours degree in Political Science, Economics, European Studies, History, Sociology, Business and Law.
Course Summary

Expand+The MSc in International Politics is a one year full-time (two year part-time) course which enables students to develop the abilities to assess the major theories of international relations and to formulate policy relevant research questions in the f...

Course Content
Subjects Taught

Expand+• International Politics
• International Conflict
• Research Design
• Introduction to Quantitative Research Methods
The elective modules on offer vary from year to year. In 2022-23, these included:
• Government and Politics of the EU

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
You will develop the necessary skills for a range of research-related careers in the fields of applied policy research, business, government, law, media, international aid, and international governmental and non-governmental organizations as well as a solid foundation for research PhDs.
Further Enquiries Course Director
Dr William Phelan


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