Sociology - Societies in Transition

Maynooth University


Course Name Sociology - Societies in Transition
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHY54
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters MA
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Duration 1 year full-time
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Entry Requirements A Bachelor of Arts in sociology or cognate discipline with 2.2 or higher, or international equivalent is required. For international students for whom English is not their first language, an English language exam certificate showing IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) is required.
Course Content

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Develop their ability to apply theories of social change to empirical investigation

Enhance their ability to communicate effectively through regular class presentations and discussions.

Receive a grounding in sociological m...

Subjects Taught The course involves 6 x 10 credit modules over two semesters and the completion of a thesis (30 credits). Classes are timetabled on a Thursday and Friday. See our website for our MA handbook.
Careers or Further Progression This MA will be attractive for those seeking to go into policy-making, advocacy, journalism, social and market research, politics and development work and will also provide an excellent platform for those interested in progressing to PhD studies.
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