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Compare MSc Programs in Social Sciences in Ireland 2019

Social sciences focus on the study of social relationships and human society. Courses within social science prepare students for a wide number of careers that deal with people or systems in public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

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Trinity College Dublin Online Education

This level 9 academic postgraduate course, delivered online, aims to provide graduates from all disciplines with the opportunity to develop their understanding of the rol ... [+]

This level 9 academic postgraduate course, delivered online, aims to provide graduates from all disciplines with the opportunity to develop their understanding of the role that social policies play in developing functioning and just societies. A second year leading to an M.Sc. in Applied Social Studies is available to eligible candidates who have completed the Postgraduate Diploma. Students will consider the role of social policy in addressing some of the ‘wicked problems’ that contemporary societies face. Wicked problems are complex interdependent problems such as crime and poverty, which are often resistant to the policy solutions put in place by governments. Students will be exposed to the arguments for developing policy interventions in areas such as social security, health and housing, and the challenges of implementing and changing policy in these areas at a national and global level. Whether you are interested in social work, social policy, social care, or social change this course will provide you with new knowledge and perspectives. The programme attracts individuals from the public, private and community and voluntary sectors who want a sound grasp of the principles that underpin social policy and social service provision. This includes those:... [-]

Ireland Dublin
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Online
Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology [IADT]

Cyberpsychology is the study of the human mind and behaviour in the context of the human-technology interaction. It encompasses all psychological phenomena that are assoc ... [+]

What is Cyberpsychology?

Cyberpsychology is the study of the human mind and behaviour in the context of the human-technology interaction. It encompasses all psychological phenomena that are associated with or affected by emerging technology.

This MSc studies human interactions with other emerging technologies, including the internet, mobile computing, mobile phones, games consoles, virtual reality, digital media and any other technology, which has demonstrated an ability to alter human behaviours. It considers the impact of evolving trends, such as technological convergence, on individuals. Cyberpsychology also examines human interactions with less ubiquitous technologies, such as cyborgs and artificial intelligence. ... [-]

Ireland Dublin
September 2019
Part-time
2 years
Campus
University of Limerick

The MSc in Psychological science (1-year full-time postgraduate programme) is an exciting new MSc programme which provides students with a menu of modules that reflect th ... [+]

MSc in Psychological Science

The MSc in Psychological science (1-year full-time postgraduate programme) is an exciting new MSc programme which provides students with a menu of modules that reflect the breadth of psychological research and its applications. The postgraduate programme showcases the core strengths of the Department of Psychology with emphasis on research methods, applied and social psychology, and clinical psychology. The course represents an exit route for those interested in research careers in the voluntary or state sector, and it provides an excellent basis for entry to doctoral level degree programmes in psychology.

Objectives

On successful completion of this programme, it is expected that students will be able to:... [-]

Ireland Limerick
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus