Taught course

International Studies

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

Entry requirements

A primary degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. economics, history, geography, political science, sociology, European studies, law), with an overall result of first or second honours, or an approved qualification.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Modules include:
Semester 1
International Relations, International Organisation. Resources and Development, Research Methodology.

Semester 2
Students must choose three electives from the following modules: International Economics; International History of the Twentieth Century; American Foreign Relations; External Relations of the European Union Strategic Studies; Public International; International Public Policy; Central and Eastern Europe Continuity and Change, Summer Dissertation.

Careers
Past graduates have taken up jobs in the United Nations, the Diplomatic Services, International Business, NGOs and the University sector.

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

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Scott Fitzsimmons
Email
scott.fitzsimmons@ul.ie
Phone
+353-61-233603
Fax
+353-61-202281