MA Politics & International Relations
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MA Politics and International Relations is designed to accommodate the scheduling needs of working professionals in government, journalism, the NGO sector and other areas who wish to deepen their education in politics and international relations whilst continuing their employment.
90 credit, part-time programme including six optional 10-credit modules (no particular module is required)
MA students have the option of pursuing an internship in lieu of a thesis.
Vision and Values Statement
This programme aims to provide a comprehensive and critical grounding in key issues in politics and international relations and to allow students critically engage with cutting edge issues in the discipline.
develop student's research and professional development skills
equip students with the skills necessary to understand and critically assess issues in politics and international relations
enhance students' problem solving power
develop oral presentation skills
enhance group work skills
develop students' presentational skills