Taught course

Politics

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

Entry requirements

Primary degree in a relevant discipline with First or Upper Second Class Honours or an approved equivalent qualification. Candidates must be proficient in English.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Autumn Semester
Graduate Seminar in Contemporary Political Theory; Graduate Research Methods; One elective module

Spring Semester
Graduate Seminar in Comparative Politics; Research Methods (progressing dissertation); Two elective modules

Electives
Graduate Seminar in Development;
Graduate Seminar in Institutions and Policies of the European Union;
Graduate Seminar in International Relations;
Multilevel Governance: concepts and practice;
Conflict Analysis; Graduate Seminar in International Co-operation and Conflict;
Graduate Seminar in Peacebuilding;
Graduate Seminar in European Governance;
Global Transformation and Exclusion;
External Relations of the European Union;
Ireland and Globalisation; Russian and Post Soviet Politics;
Political Economy of Ireland; Terrorism and Violent Political Extremism;
Foreign Aid and Development;
International Security;
Development Practice and Programme Management;
Global Justice;
Feminist Perspectives on Conflict and Development Issues;
Representative Democracy in Europe;
Mainstreaming Social Inclusion

Summer Semester
Dissertation

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Adina Preda
Email
adina.preda@ul.ie
Phone
353-61-202630