Taught course

Politics

Institution
University College Dublin · UCD School of Politics and International Relations
Qualifications
MAMLitt

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.

British Irish Studies Comparative Politics Political Theory

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA Politics programme offers an attractive and flexible programme of study whereby students can follow a themed pathway of study, yet avail of a range of options than can either deepen their understanding of their chosen field, or diversify their interests into other areas of study.
The three strands or pathways provided by the MA Politics Programme are:
· British-Irish Studies
· Comparative Politics
· Political Theory
In each of these strands, students take a total of six taught courses; one course in research design; two or three core courses; and the remainder will be optional courses.

Qualification and course duration

MA

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