Qualification : MASTER OF LITERATURE DEGREE
Award Type and NFQ level : RESEARCH MASTERS (9)
CAO/PAC code : MHA04 (FT); MHA05
CAO Points :
Closing Date : 01 January 2999
The overall aim of the Structured MLitt Programme is to facilitate the students in making an original contribution to the knowledge base in the field of adult and community education through research. This programme is designed to facilitate students to complete within a reasonable time. The Structured MLitt takes two years full-time or three years part-time to complete. The Department is particularly interested in working on research projects concerning radical perspectives on adult learning theory, theoretical and practical studies of community development, women’s education, adult basic education, human development programmes, adult guidance and counselling, interventions with marginalised adults and their communities as well as topics in higher education.
Closing date: research applications are generally accepted at any time
Research applications are generally accepted at any time
MLitt entry requirements:
Primary degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.
Proposal of approximately 5,000 words which needs to be sent to the academic co-ordinator and then approved.
Minimum English language requirements:
IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score / TOEFL (Paper based test): 585 / TOEFL (Internet based test): 95
PTE (Pearson): 62 / Maynooth University’s TOEFL code is 8850
The Department is particularly interested in working on research projects concerning radical perspectives on adult learning theory, theoretical and practical studies of community education, women’s education, adult basic education, human development programmes, adult guidance and counselling, interventions with marginalised adults and their communities as well as topics in higher education.
See staff research interests at https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/adult-and-community-education/our-research
The Structured MLitt programme meet the needs of professionals in the field of Adult and Community Education. The compulsory modules are designed to facilitate students’ progress throughout the programme.
Course Duration: 2 years full-time
More detail in Course Finder... http://apps.nuim.ie/courses/?TARGET=QS&MODE=VIEW&TARGET_SOURCE=QUALIFICATION&QUALIFICATION_CODE=MLIT
Online application only www.pac.ie/maynoothuniversity
Applicants for an M.Litt. must submit a research proposal of circa 5,000 words to the Academic Co-ordinator Brid Connolly in the first instance. Once the Academic Co-ordinator and MLitt Team have approved your proposal then apply through PAC www.pac.ie using PAC Code: MHA04 M.Litt
The following information should be uploaded to your online application form:
Certified copies of all official transcripts of results for all non-Maynooth University qualifications listed MUST accompany the application. Failure to do so will delay your application being processed. Non-Maynooth University students are asked to provide two academic references and a copy of their birth certificate or valid passport.