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
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MA
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.

Closing Date: 30/June/2019
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, ...

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Duration MHC62 1 year Full-time
MHC63 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.
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Financial Support

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Postgraduate students are sometimes eligible for more than funding. Tax relief and some medical entitlements are also a possibility. You can find information about budgeting, medical entitlements and tax relief by visiting: www.maynoothuni...

Entry Requirements A second class honours degree grade II (2.2) in Anthropology or related discipline is required. For international students whose first language is not English, an English language exam certificate showing IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) is required.
Comment Maynooth University is home to the only department of anthropology in the Republic of Ireland. Our department was established in 1983 and since then has gained an international reputation for the quality of its research and the teaching and learning experience it provides.
Course Content

Expand+The course is designed for development and humanitarian aid professionals (and those who envisage such a career) who would like to add an anthropological perspective to their development expertise. It provides a holistic and critical approach to cult...

Subjects Taught Course Structure
Modules include anthropology and development, theory and ethnographic practice and research methodology.
Careers or Further Progression Careers
This Masters prepares students for a career in community work, education, the health professions, international aid and development, NGO work, and business and administration.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Dr Chandana Mathur
Tel: +353 (0)1 708 6083 / 3984
Fax: +353 (0)1 708 3570
Email: Chandana.mathur@nuim.ie /anthropology.office@nuim.ie
Web: www.maynoothuniversity.ie/anthropology
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