Irish Studies - Research

University of Galway

 

Course Name Irish Studies - Research
Course Provider University of Galway
Course Code 1LT1 1LT2
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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) Galway City
Qualification Letters MLitt
Application Date Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System
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Duration Course Code: MLitt (full-time) 1LT1; MLitt (part-time) 1LT2

MLitt (Irish Studies), full-time
MLitt (Irish Studies), part-time
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Entry Requirements Admission to a research degree is at the discretion of the potential supervisor and the head of discipline, and is based on a proposal from the applicant following discussion with the member of staff whose academic area of interest is most appropriate. Candidates should have obtained an honours degree (Second Class Honours, Grade 1 [or equivalent international qualification] minimum).
Comment Changes to programmes: Please note that there may be changes to course curriculum and delivery due to COVID-19. At all times, delivering on course learning outcomes whilst protecting the health and wellbeing of our students will be the priority. Updates on course delivery will be communicated to students and prospective students based on public health guidelines and advice.
Course Content Applications are welcome in all aspects of Irish Studies but projects are particularly welcome in the following areas: bilingual and comparative studies of modern and contemporary Irish writing; the politics and practice of translation; historical cartography, colonial and imperial geographies; traditional Irish music and dance.

It is a requirement of all MLitt candidates at the Centre for Irish Studies that they adopt an interdisciplinary approach to their research.
Research Areas

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Dr. Louis De Paor—Twentieth-century writing in Irish; translation; Máirtín Ó Cadhain; Flann O'Brien; Irish bardic poetry.


Dr. Nessa Cronin—Irish and European historical cartography; cultural geography; philosophies of ...

Further Enquiries Dr. Louis De Paor
T +353 91 493 660
E louis.depaor@nuigalway.ie
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