Agricultural Extension & Innovation

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Agricultural Extension & Innovation
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code D049 D050
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) Belfield
Qualification Letters MAgrSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MAgrSc Agricultural Extension and Innovation FT (D049)
Duration 1 Years Attendance Full Time
Deadline Rolling *

MAgrSc Agricultural Extension and Innovation PT (D050)
Duration 2 Years
Attendance Part Time
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration D049 1 year full time
D050 2 years part time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must hold the equivalent of a minimum Lower Second Class Honours Degree (NFQ Level 8), or international equivalent, in a range of academic qualifications including Agricultural Science, Life Science and Business Degree programmes from a re...

Course Content

Expand+Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The Masters in Agricultural Extension and Innovation will equip graduates with the skills and knowledge to be effective in building the capacity of farmers / food producers to adopt new practices and technol...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Proposed modules for students enrolling on the Agricultural Extension and Innovation include:

Core Modules:

Creative Thinking & Innovation IA40310
Research Methods Part I RDEV40450
Research Methods Part II RDEV40460
Strategic Communications ...

Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Career opportunities for graduates of this programme are in agricultural advisory, consulting and education services. Across Europe and internationally there is increasing attention on the critical contribution of Knowledge Transfer processes to sustainable and competitive agricultural development and graduates with competencies in agricultural extension are highly sought.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Catherine Byrne
Contact Number:+353 (0)1 716 7192
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