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¿Qué aprenderé?

The BA (Applied Social Studies) is a one-year progression programme for candidates who have already attained the requisite standard in a Level 7 professional programme (including supervised fieldwork practice) in community development, youth work, social care or a cognate professional area. Applicants should normally have achieved second class honours or a “merit” grade or equivalent in a relevant Diploma, National Diploma or Ordinary Degree award, which must have a value of at least 120 credits on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). Minor awards with insufficient ECTS credits are not eligible.

The BA (Applied Social Studies) consists of 60 ECTS credits.

The programme offers advanced study in:

  • Professional Practitioner Development
  • Irish and European Social Policy
  • Social Inequalities and Social Change
  • Environment, Sustainability and Social Justice
  • Research Skills for Policy and Practice
  • Interagency and Multi-Professional Collaboration and Partnership

Career Options

The BA (Applied Social Studies), like other honours degrees in the social sciences, provides a valuable academic foundation for many vocations and occupations. It can enable graduates to progress further in their existing professional field, or to proceed to postgraduate professional training in social work, community development and youth work, and other areas.

Students attaining the requisite standard may proceed to a postgraduate research degree in the applied social sciences.

Graduates of the BA (Applied Social Studies) can also be found working in policy analysis, applied social research, public administration and management, civil society/non-governmental organisations, journalism and the media.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Faculty of Social Sciences

Opciones de estudio

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Costos de estudio
€15.000,00 (US$ 17.400) por año

*El precio que se muestra es una referencia, por favor verificar con la institución

Fecha de inicio

31 Enero 2022

Lugar

Maynooth University

MAYNOOTH,

Kildare,

Republic of Ireland

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Students should have a minimum High School GPA: 3.0/4.0 or 3.5/4.0 for certain degrees. Students require GPA plus SAT1 or ACT. They should hold a minimum score of 545 in the paper-based test of TOEFL and 58 on PTE (Pearson).

Para estudiantes internacionales

Students must have completed a recognised School Leaving examination which is considered equivalent to the Irish Leaving Certificate. Certain programmes may have specific or additional requirements. Note that all applicants applying from outside Ireland are NOT required to have taken the Irish language. In addition, all students must meet the minimum English Language requirements detailed below.

  • IELTS: 6.5 minimum overall score
  • TOEFL (Paper based test): 560
  • TOEFL (Internet based test) :92
  • PTE(Pearson): 59

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.

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