Taught course

Environment, Society and Development

Institution
National University of Ireland Galway · Department of Geography
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

NQAI level 8 degree with second class Honours in Geography (or related discipline) or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Designed to provide advanced understanding and critical awareness of key theoretical and policy issues pertaining to contemporary environment-society relations. To this end, the course involves engagement with a number of core areas in critical human geography, including issues of geopolitics, development, governance and political ecology. Touching a variety of themes and working to develop critical and applied solutions, the MA programme exposes students to vital global challenges that encompass a complex and dynamic mesh of environmental, social, political and economic processes.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr John Morrissey
Email
info@nuigalway.ie
Phone
+353 91 492267