University College Cork


Course Name History
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE44 CKD24
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, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online
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Duration CKE44: 1 year Full-time
CKD24: 2 years Part-time

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+To be considered for admission to the MA in History programme, an applicant will normally possess an honours primary degree result of Second Class Honours Grade 1 (2H1) (or equivalent) in History, or a cognate/suitable subject (normally in the Arts, ...

Comment Who teaches this course
Dr Damian Bracken
Dr Malgorzata D'Aughton
Mr Gabriel Doherty
Dr Finola Doyle-O’Neill
Dr David FitzGerald
Dr Laurence Geary
Dr Jason Harris
Dr Detmar Klein
Dr Clare O’Halloran
Professor David Ryan
Dr Diarmuid Scully
Dr Andrew McCarthy
Dr Hiram Morgan
Dr Mervyn O’Driscoll
Dr Donal Ó Drisceoil
Course Content

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This comprehensive programme is exceptionally flexible and customisable. It offers a work placement, explores Public History and grants the freedom to choose between four pillars (Medieval and Renaissance, Media, Irish and Internation...

Subjects Taught

Expand+In part one, students take the following compulsory modules:
• HI6075 Making History Public
• HI6076 Changing Directions in History: Transformative Historians and their Work

Students also take 20 credits of their choice from one of the follo...

Assessment Method

Expand+In the main, the MA is continuously assessed. A variety of assessment modes (e.g. long and short essays, literature reviews, proposals, blogs, web displays, radio archive analyses, treaty/document critiques, exhibitions, work placement portfolios, in...

Careers or Further Progression

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What can I do after i graduate with an MA in History?

Graduates of History can be assured that the past record of their predecessors in gaining employment is second to none. UCC’s School of History is committed to...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Maeve O'Riordan
+ 353 21 4903634 / 490 2755

Dr. Andrew McCarthy
00 353 21 490 3584/2755
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