Taught course

Nationalism and Ethno-Communal Conflict

Institution
University College Dublin · UCD School of Art History and Cultural Policy
Qualifications
MScMLitt

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a primary degree in Politics and have attained at least Upper Second Class Honours, with at least a Lower Second Class Honours in any other degree subject. Applicants with good qualifications in related subjects may also be considered from time to time

Nationalism and Ethno-Communal Conflict

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Graduate Programme - Nationalism and Ethno-Communal Conflict (MSc, MLitt, PhD) provides students with the theoretical and methodological tools to analyse conflict and settlement processes throughout the world. Course options cover areas such as theories of ethnicity, comparative ethnic conflict, nationalism and national identity, the politics of contention, theory and practice of consociationism, parallels between settlement processes and other forms of political transition, European regionalism, with possible specialisations in the study of conflict in Northern Ireland or in regions of Eastern Europe.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

MLitt

full time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations36
Written coursework / continuous assessment36
Dissertation28 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Jean Brennan
Email
spire@ucd.ie
Phone
0035317168182