Taught course

Gender and Women's Studies

Institution
Trinity College Dublin - the University of Dublin · Department for the Centre for Gender and Women's Studies
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have at least an upper second class (2.1) honours Bachelor degree or equivalent (for example, GPA of 3.3) in a relevant area. Since places on the course are limited, applicants may be interviewed or asked to submit a writing sample for assessment.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The taught M.Phil. in Gender and Women’s Studies can be studied full-time over one year, or part-time over two years. The programme examines the position and representation of gender in society, past and present. The course is both interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary, drawing on research from across the Humanities and Social Sciences. Students will acquire a deep understanding of the cultural contexts in which theories of gender are produced, performed and negotiated. The programme hones analytical, written and verbal communication skills, providing a solid foundation for a range of careers.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Dr. Catherine Lawless
Email
lawlessc@tcd.ie
Phone
+353-1-896 2225