Religion - Contemporary Religions

University College Cork


Course Name Religion - Contemporary Religions
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE06 CKE07
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
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Not on offer 2020/2021
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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Duration One year full-time
Part-time 2 years (part-time option will be taught during evening hours 6 - 9pm)

All modules on the programme are taught in the evening (6-9pm).
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Entry Requirements

Minimum 2H1 honours degree. Applications from candidates with other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis and subject to approval by the College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences, UCC

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Course Content

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The MA in Contemporary Religions offers an innovative and distinctive programme unique in Ireland. The Study of Religions Department at UCC follows a non-confessional, academic approach to the study of religions, welcoming students in...

Subjects Taught

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RG6010 Contemporary Approaches in the Study of Religions
This module deals with three main bodies of critical theory (poststructuralist, postcolonial and gender theory), plotting the intersections and points of departur...

Assessment Method All assessment is by coursework, including essays, presentations, fieldwork reports and journals, and the Dissertation.
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