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Child Protection and Welfare (M.Sc. / P.Grad.Dip.)

1 year part-time ; 8 places

Course Description

Students interested in registering for the M.Sc. programme must initially register for the Postgraduate Diploma (see here for separate entry under Postgraduate Diplomas). Admission to the M.Sc. programme is confined to candidates who achieve an upper second-class grade in the Postgraduate Diploma and whose research proposal for their M.Sc. dissertation is accepted. The M.Sc. comprises a series of Online lectures on research methodology and related issues, attendance and participation in a weekly online tutorial, attendance at College (either online or in person) approximately one day per term over the academic year. There is also regular contact with the student's assigned academic supervisor.

Please note there is no online application. Applicants must submit a M.Sc. Dissertation Research Proposal to Louise O'Brien



Course Details


1 year part-time

Number of Places


Course Coordinator

Professor Robbie Gilligan

Next Intake

September 2019

Closing Date

12 July 2019

Get In Touch

Telephone Number

+353 1 896 4579