Taught course

Gender, Culture & Society

University of Limerick · Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Primary degree in a relevant discipline with First or Second Class Honours or an approved equivalent qualification (Primary Degree: Level 8 NQAI). Candidates must be proficient in English.

Months of entry


Course content

The aims of this interdisciplinary programme are:To provide students with an advanced understanding of gender as a social and cultural constructTo facilitate a deepening of knowledge regarding current historical, cultural, sociological, and/or political approaches to the study of genderTo enable students to critically evaluate theoretical approaches to gender and sexualityTo support and facilitate independent self-directed learningTo hone students’ intellectual and generic skills in preparation for further academic/and or professional workTo work with students towards developing clear plans for career development and employment - See more at: http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/course/gender-culture-society-ma#sthash.frr0LbVE.dpuf

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of either prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English or meet one of the Universities English Language Requirements. Please visit http://www.ul.ie/graduateschool/non-european-applicants for the list of requirements

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr. Breda Gray
+353 61 234207