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Social Sciences - Applied Social Sciences - Research

Programme Aims:

The key aims of research in the Department of Humanities are to provide learners with the ability to plan and execute a primary research project and the capacity to collect, analyse, report and document research results. All learners will gain in-depth knowledge of their specific field of study.

Entry requirements

What are the entry requirements?

An appropriate professional qualification in a cognate discipline AND at least 2 years relevant professional experience/responsibility.

Further enquiries

Who can I contact?

Graduate Research Office

061 293530


Campus: Limerick (Moylish)

Research areas

Areas of research include the following:

Social Care


Event Management

Approach to Research

You will be given research training and work closely with your research supervisor. Research is systematic, working from an analysis and interpretation of existing literature of your chosen topic to the execution of your own research programme and evaluation and report of your outcomes.

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