Taught course

Irish History and Politics

Institution
Ulster University · Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Applicants must normally have gained an upper second-class honours degree or better in History or a related discipline, but applicants with a lower second class degree may also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The course offers a programme of study that is broad-ranging in terms of its coverage of Ireland since 1500. There is also the opportunity to look at Ireland comparativley. We have thematic and conceptual specialisms in social, political and cultural history; comparative and transnational histories; and the history of migrations and diasporas. If you join us you will be taught by leading authorities in these fields and will gain advanced level training in historical methods, theories and theory and ideas relevant to the study of this island’s past. Overall we provide an excellent foundation for further study; a bridge to new employment opportunities; and a fundamentally valuable cultural and educational experience. We work with local history and cultural sector practitioners from museums, archives, and libraries, and these people contribute to our programme and enhance your experience.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Robert McNamara
Email
artsdirectentry@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 28 7012 3373