Irish Theatre History & Archives

University of Galway

 

Course Name Irish Theatre History & Archives
Course Provider University of Galway
Course Code 1MIT1
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

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We encourage all applicants to apply as early as possible.

Online Application
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NUI Galway does not set a deadline for receipt of applications (with some exceptions). Offers will be issued on a continuous basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

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Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See www.revenue.ie. The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements

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The programme is intended for graduates with at least a university arts degree (minimum standard H2.2 or GPA 3.0). Applicants who do not meet the minimum entry requirements may be admitted via a qualifying exam if they ha...

Number of Places 15
Comment 3 GOOD REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE
1. NUI Galway’s world-leading archives of Irish theatre material includes the digital archive of the Abbey Theatre and the Gate Theatre, as well as the papers of Thomas Kilroy, Druid Theatre, the Lyric Players’ Theatre and more.

2. Students on this course have unprecedented access to these materials-almost all of them unavailable anywhere else.

3. This MA also provides valuable skills in archiving and other research methodologies.
Course Content

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This course offers a hands-on approach to the study of Irish theatre history as a living process. We move from the nineteenth-century plays of Oscar Wilde to the early Abbey plays of W.B. Yeats and Sean O’Casey, to the towering genius...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Students on this course will be well prepared to pursue further research on Irish theatre history, or to seek a career in archiving (or other related library services) and/or literary management and dramaturgy for the theatre. The course also offers all the benefits of an MA degree, providing students with transferable skills in such areas as research, writing, group work, and archiving. Please also visit www.nuigalway.ie/drama/studentsalumni.
Further Enquiries Dr Miriam Haughton
T: +353 91 494 485
E: miriam.haughton@nuigalway.ie
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