37 History Master's degrees in Ireland

History

History belongs to the field of humanities and deals with past events. It is a very wide field with numerous branches which can be categorised by region, era or the field focused on.

Find and compare 37 Masters in History in Ireland. Below is a selection of the available study options in Ireland. If you're interested in studying History in Ireland you can view all 37 Master's programmes. You can also read more about the History discipline in general, or about studying in Ireland.

Suggested Master's Programmes

Local History
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • 24 months

The aim of the course is to systematically and coherently develop a range of historical research skills and thereby, further the historical understanding of local and regional communities and societies.

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Music and Cultural History
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 6,000 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,500 per year
  • 12 months

The one-year MA in Music and Cultural History is a progressive alternative to conventional postgraduate courses in musicology, and it draws on the diverse expertise of internationally renowned scholars to combine the very best of traditional and contemporary scholarly practice.

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Irish History (Higher Diploma)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 3,811 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,000 per year
  • 12 months

This programme enables students to examine and research the rich subject area of Irish history from the earliest times to the present day, and to assess the major events which led to the emergence of modern Ireland.

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History
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,660 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,780 per year
  • 12 months

The aim of the programme is to enhance the historical understanding and skills of graduates in history, to extend their capacity for historical research and thereby provide an appropriate basis for advanced research up to, and including, doctoral level.

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Classical Civilisation (MA)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 6,015 per module
  • Non-EEA € 13,250 per module
  • 24 months

This programme provides multidisciplinary training in the professional skills required for the study of Classical Antiquity and the early Middle Ages.

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History of the Family (Online)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 7,523 per year
  • 12 months

MA in the History of the Family is to combine the strengths of two traditions: that of the independent researcher into family history and that of established disciplines in history particularly the well developed sub discipline of the history of the family.

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Historic House Studies
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,851 per year
  • Non-EEA € 13,000 per year
  • 18 months

This MA programme examines the historic house within its, social, cultural and economic context. It considers issues such as the rise and decline of the country house in Ireland, historic houses as sites for luxury consumption, and the evolution of landed estates and landscapes.

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History
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • 12 months

This taught MA programme can be taken either in a full-time or part-time capacity. For students who are part time, the programme consists in the first year of one six-unit course on Ireland since 1920 and two three-unit courses on Methodology and Historiography.

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Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Thought
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,851 per year
  • Non-EEA € 13,000 per year
  • 12 months

The MA offers the student the opportunity to explore early Western intellectual history through philosophical, literary and cultural approaches. It should appeal to studentswho want an overview of the foundations of modern European thought, and those who want to go on to further studies in Classics, Medieval and Renaissance studies,European studies, philosophy, or the history of ideas.

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History
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,496 per year
  • Non-EEA € 8,980 per year
  • 12 months

This programme consists of six taught modules and a 20,000 word dissertation.

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Medieval History
  • Oct 2015
  • EEA € 6,023 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,308 per year
  • 12 months

The M.Phil in Medieval History offers well-qualified graduates in History, the Humanities and the Social Sciences an introduction to research in the political, social, cultural and religious history of Ireland, Britain and continental Europe across the Middle Ages. This one-year programme (or two years part-time) is designed to introduce students to a wide range of issues in, and approaches to, medieval history while also providing students with a rigorous training in research methods and relevant skills.

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Modern Irish History (M.Phil./P.Grad.Dip)
  • Oct 2015
  • EEA € 7,250 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,600 per year
  • 12 months

The M.Phil in Modern Irish History introduces well-qualified Humanities or Social Sciences graduates to research in modern Irish history, to the problems currently addressed by historians and to the methods they apply to study of the subject.

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English-Taught Education

Many universities in Ireland offer study programmes taught in English. Studying abroad in English-taught classes makes it easier to transfer your acquired knowledge to other countries. Furthermore, English-taught education will ensure international career opportunities in the future. Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find an English course on Language Learning Portal or assess your level of English by taking the IELTS language test.