Anthropology & Development

Maynooth University

 

Course Name Anthropology & Development
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHC62 MHC63
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Apply To PAC
Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.

Closing Date: 30 June 2020
PAC Application Information

Expand+Applications for all Maynooth University postgraduate programmes must be made online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) at www.pac.ie/maynoothuniversity This is an online application system that allows applicants, for a fee of €50, ...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Duration MHC62 1 year Full-time
MHC63 2 years Part-Time
Course Fee In general, there are two levels of fees payable. EU students from EU countries including Ireland pay a subsidised level of fees for both taught courses and research programmes. Tuition fees for students from outside the EU are not subsidised and are thus somewhat higher than for EU students.
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support Postgraduate Scholarships

Launching 2020
Maynooth University invested €1.4 million in postgraduate scholarship support in 2019. We welcome applications from Maynooth alumni, current students entering postgraduate studies and all EU and non-EU students commencing their postgraduate studies with us. Our scholarship opportunities will open on this webpage in early 2020. https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/study-maynooth/postgraduate-studies/fees-funding-scholarships
Entry Requirements

Expand+A degree (2.2 or higher) in Anthropology or cognate discipline, or a recognised international equivalent.

Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.

Minimum English ...

Course Content

Expand+Overview
The MA in Anthropology and Development is an advanced degree in Socio-Cultural Anthropology with a particular emphasis on the Critical Anthropology of Development. During their studies students shall be provided with a sophisticated introdu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+MHC62:
Students take a total of 90 credits over 1 year.

Compulsory Modules (70 credits)
AN651 Social Thought (10 credits)
AN653 Writing Cultures (10 credits)
AN649 Foundations of Anthropology & Development (5 credits)
AN652 Key Concepts in An...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Options
An anthropology degree provides an excellent preparation for a wide variety of fields in both public and private sectors, and is an especially good foundation for an international career. Anthropology has become increasingly important...

Further Enquiries Programme Director: Dr Chandana Mathur
Tel: 01 708 6083
Email Chandana.mathur@mu.ie /anthropology.office@mu.ie
Website https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/anthropology
Address Department of Anthropology, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here