University of Liverpool
The research interests and activities of individual members of staff cover a wide range of topics: Early Irish history; modern history and politics; language and literature; drama; women�s studies; cultural geography; Northern Ireland; religion and identity; and Irish Republicanism. Recent research topics include: Migration in Irish drama, 1960-2000; the representation of the Great War in the poetry of Irish women; 20th century history of Irish informers; the social and cultural geography of contemporary Newbridge, Co. Kildare since 1983; EU funding for the management of archaeological monuments in Ireland and England; mass rocks and Catholic identity, 1690-1750; Irish contemporary crime writing; Sinn Fein and the media; Vikings of the Irish Sea and early modern piracy.
A 2.1 Honours degree in an appropriate area of study. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language, qualifications accepted include GCSE English; GCE O level English; AS Level English; A-level English Language. IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component). TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.
students are encouraged to apply to external funding bodies such as the AHRC; advice and support is available from the Institute of Irish Studies; in addition, a limited departmental bursary fund to assist towards fees is available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,196 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,669 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 13,196 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 1,199 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,199 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Liverpool||L3 5PS||North West|
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