History

University College Cork

 

Course Name History
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MAHI
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Certificate National University of Ireland None
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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: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

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

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Duration 1 year Full-time, 2 years Part-time.

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

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The EU fee for this course is €6,130; €3,130 (Year 1 Part-time); €3,130 (Year 2 Part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €16,400.

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Requirements
To be considered for admission to the MA in History programme, an applicant will normally possess a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) or equivalent in History, or a cognate/suitable subject (normall...

Comment

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The taught part of the programme takes place from September to March approximately. The programme comprises a judicious blend of seminars, lectures, directed study, consultations and self-directed study. There is an inherent f...

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+Part I

In Part I, 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?

Our 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 committe...

Further Enquiries Dr Hiram Morgan
h.morgan@ucc.ie
+ 353 (0)21 4903049/4902755
https://www.ucc.ie/en/history/graduatestudies/

Deirdre O'Sullivan/Geraldine McAllister
deirdre@ucc.ie
+353 (0)21 490 2755
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