Irish Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Irish Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z195 Z196
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 MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MA Irish Studies FT (Z195)
1 Years

Full Time

Rolling *

MA Irish Studies PT (Z196)
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 Z195: 1 year full-time or Z196: 2 years part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MA Irish Studies (Z195) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7055
nonEU fee per year - € 19200

MA Irish Studies (Z196) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4235
nonEU fee per year - € 9600

***Fees are subject to change


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Entry Requirements -This programme is intended for applicants with a humanities and social sciences background.

-An upper second class honours degree, or the international equivalent in a related area or a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience is required.

-Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 7.0 (no band less than 6.5 in each element), or equivalent.
Course Content

Expand+MA Irish Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The master’s degree in Irish Studies will provide students with the knowledge and skills to develop and articulate challenging and dynamic perspectives on Ireland’s history and contemporary...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core

People, Place and Identity

Are the Irish Different?


Stage 1 - Option

Irish Medieval Art & Architecture

Visualizing Migration: The Irish Emigrant in Visu...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates of this MA are trained not only to acquire, manage and communicate detailed knowledge in a creative, productive and supportive environment, but also to compare and contrast differing sources of information deri...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Michael Wallace
Contact Number: +353 1 716 8105
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