Students are normally required to have a primary degree in a relevant discipline. Industrial and/or computing experience in an advantage. Applicants should have a high standard of written English.
Months of entry
Programme Objectives: To provide students with a thorough grounding in the theory and practice of technical communication; To prepare students for productive employment as effective communicators in industry on graduation; To equip graduates with a professional qualification in technical communication.
Programme Content: Semester 1- Principles of Professional and Technical Communication and Information Design, Technical Communication Theory, Development of Information Systems, Elective.
Semester 2- Work Space Issues in Technical Communication, Information Management and Content Production, Human-Computer Interaction, Elective.
MA students complete the above modules and a 20,000 word dissertation.
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
Course contact details
- Yvonne Cleary