Taught course

Ethics

Institution
Dublin City University · Faculty Of Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have an honours primary degree or equivalent (2.2) but appropriate combinations of professional qualifications and experience may be accepted as equivalent to an honours degree, in accordance with the relevant regulations of the University.

Interviews may be held.

Months of entry

September

Course content

While pursuing your MA in Ethics at DCU, you’ll confront and evaluate a range of important contemporary ethical challenges in society. The course modules focus on both general and applied ethics, and the programme draws on diverse expertise from the areas of ethics, philosophy, theology and humanities.

The degree attracts individuals looking to develop analytical and decision-making skills so that they can apply ethical perspectives and principles to real-life and professional dilemmas. Participants come from various graduate and occupational backgrounds including education, journalism, social work, business, healthcare and law.

Information for international students

General Entry Requirements

Applicants will normally have an honours primary degree or equivalent (2.2) but appropriate combinations of professional qualifications and experience may be accepted as equivalent to an honours degree, in accordance with the relevant regulations of the University.

Interviews may be held.

International candidates are expected to have educational qualifications of a standard equivalent to those outlined above. In addition, where such candidates are non-native speakers of the English language they must satisfy the University of their competency in the English language.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Alan Kearns
Email
alan.kearns@dcu.ie
Phone
+353 (01) 7007055