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M.A. Courses

Most courses on the M.A. in Irish and Irish-American Studies curriculum will be offered at least once every two years.  Typically students enroll in three courses (12 points) per semester; students may enroll in one course in Summer I (New York) and Summer II (Dublin) to finish the 32 point MA in one calendar year.

Irish Studies Course Number / Cross-listed Course Number
 Course Title
Irish Studies
IRISH-GA 1001The Irish Studies Seminar I

IRISH-GA 1002
The Irish Studies Seminar II - An Teanga Bheo: Irish (Gaelic) Language Linguistic Acquisition & Historical/Cultural Context
IRISH-GA 1080
Modern Irish:  Gaelic Tradition in Literature and Folklore
 IRISH-GA 1097 Independent Study (max 8 credits)
 IRISH-GA 1099 Guided Research (M.A. Thesis)
History
IRISH-GA 1416
History of Modern Ireland I
IRISH-GA 1417
History of Modern Ireland II
IRISH-GA 1419Irish and European Migration to America
 IRISH-GA 1421 Debates in Modern Irish History
 IRISH-GA 1425 Ireland in the Atlantic World
 IRISH-GA 1427 History and Historiography of Irish America
 IRISH-GA 1431 The Great Famine and the Irish Diaspora
Literature
IRISH-GA 1083

Literature of Modern Ireland I

 IRISH-GA 1084 Literature of Modern Ireland II
 IRISH-GA 1085 Topics in Irish Literature (Content varies by semester)
 IRISH-GA 1087 Irish Poetry After Yeats
Culture
IRISH-GA 1315
Music and Cultural Identity in Ireland
 IRISH-GA 1319 Irish Music in America 1750 to the present

Current Courses

  • Spring 2017 course offerings
  • Previous Courses

  • Past semester course offerings