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  • Please ensure you read these instructions carefully
  • Take note of the modules you wish to select.
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MSc in Public Policy
Course Short Code
MPP
Course Year
2
Course Offering: 02

MSc in Public Policy, Year 2, Part-Time

****IMPORTANT MESSAGE****

The purpose of this information sheet is to allow you view all modules connected to the Qualification, optional and core. You should print this sheet out and then continue to the next step where your registration will take place.

It is your responsibility to ensure that you register correctly

  

CORE MODULES

SEMESTER 1

LG528A

Research Methodology

5 Credits

AUTUMN SEMESTER

LG5006A

Policy Analysis Exercise

25 Credits 

MANDATORY MODULES

Mandatory modules are modules which you are required to take but which you can choose to register for in either Year 1 or Year 2. If you did not complete LG5004/LG5004A Public Law and Political Philosophy, LG5007/LG5007A Policy Challenges or LG5025/LG5025A Quantitative Methods for Social Sciences 1 in Year 1, then you must register for these modules in Year 2. You must ensure that you have registered for a total of 90 credits over the course of the programme. 

SEMESTER 1

LG5004A

Public Law and Political Philosophy

10 Credits

 

SEMESTER 2

LG5007A

LG5025A

Policy Challenges

Quantitative Methods for Social Sciences 1

10 Credits 

10 Credits

 

OPTIONAL MODULES

You must complete two 10-credit optional modules over the course of the 2-year programme.

For example, if you completed 10 credits of optional modules in Year 1, you need to register for one of the 10-credit modules below in Year 2. Note: if you already completed one of the modules below in Year 1, you are not allowed to take it again in Year 2.

SEMESTER 1

LG5024A

LG5034A

EU Institutional Law

Climate Change Policy and Governance

10 Credits

10 Credits

SEMESTER 2

 

CM5036A

LG525A

LG5041A

LG5042A

LG5044A

Communicating Policy

Irish Foreign Policy

Policing and Society

Emerging Issues in Security

Key Issues in European Migration Law and Policy

10 Credits

10 Credits

10 Credits

10 Credits

10 Credits

 


 

Students may choose the following non-contributing module, the marks for which will not contribute to your final degree award

The Uaneen Module (UM405) is a non-contributing, optional, extra-curricular module with a portfolio assessment. For full details on this module please visit - http://www.dcu.ie/uaneen/index.shtml.

 

UM405

Uaneen Non-Contributing Module

5 Credits

 

 

Last updated: 25th September 2020

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