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Social Sciences


BA Sociology

3 years

€3800 pa

Programme profile

With a global outlook, this programme provides students with a sound knowledge in sociology and related analytical skills and research methods. The curriculum enables students to interpret various social problems common throughout the world and to acquire skills and knowledge for the management of social conflicts and problems. The programme has a special focus on the comparative aspects of social development and social change.

Graduates will be able to: explore and analyse social inequalities with the full knowledge of the causes of structural and regional inequalities; work on projects aimed at reducing social inequalities, provide the sociological background for decisions regarding social policy; strengthen social integration, with special regard to complex programmes aimed at the social integration of the Romany, and promote civil organisations; collect and analyse empirical data and apply the latest forms of information technology.

Programme content

The programme consists of four major building blocks: introductory modules in social science disciplines, modules introducing various fields of sociology and modules in research methodology, and specialisation (Social Research).


The university offers a related Masters programmes, taught through English, in the following area:

Comparative Local Development

Entry Requirements

3 A-levels (grades between A and E) + 3 GCSE (grades between A and C), inc Maths

Six subjects at Leaving Certificate including 2 at HC3. Subjects to include Maths





01 January

31 May

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