Postgraduate study with Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Take a look at what postgraduate courses we have on offer.


In this section

Full-time study

View course page for Access to Justice - LLM

Access to justice through legal education.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Animation - MA

Storytelling and skills building through animation production

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Art Therapy - MSc

The MSc Art Therapy course promotes art in service of wellness.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Communication and Public Relations - PgDip/MSc

The course combines academic grounding with up to date professional skills with frequent contributions from established profession leaders.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Contemporary Performance Practices - MA

An interdisciplinary taught programme that combines performance practice with imaginative and rigorous critical engagement.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Counselling Studies and Health Communication - PgDip/MSc

Provides students with a comprehensive range of counselling and health communication theories, approaches and practical skills.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Creative Musicianship - MMus

A flexible, practice-based course for musicians wishing to develop or refresh their professional expertise for work in the creative industries.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies - MA

Working with the heritage and museum professionals of the future.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership - MSc

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Employment Law and Practice - LLM

Would you like to hold a LLM in Employment Law and Practice?

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Employment Law and Practice - PgCert

Would you like to hold a Post Graduate Certificate in NI Employment Law and Practice?

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for English Language and Linguistics - PgDip/MSc

Training in postgraduate level research skills in English language and linguistics.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for English Literature - MA

Passionate about reading and writing? Enhance your knowledge of English literature and develop your skills as a creative writer.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Fashion and Textile Retail Management - MSc

The course develops resourceful, flexible and creative managers and entrepreneurs to lead and innovate within the fashion and textile retail industry.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Fine Art (MFA) - MFA

The MFA Fine Art Course, founded in 1979, is one of the longest standing and most recognised studio-based Fine Art programmes in the UK and Ireland.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Games Design - MA

Passionate about Gaming? Learn how to design and develop your own using the latest tools and technologies.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Gender, Conflict and Human Rights - LLM

The only postgraduate course in the UK and Ireland dedicated to the study of gender, conflict and human rights.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for History - MA

Our MA degrees in History offer an outstanding research led experience for students who want to pursue an interest in History at an advanced level.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Human Rights Law and Transitional Justice - LLM

Study human rights law and transitional justice with recognised international experts.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for International Commercial Law and ADR - LLM

The LLM in International Commercial Law and ADR offers modules that are at the cutting-edge of industry and will lead to a professional accreditation.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Irish Language Translation, Interpreting and Professional Language Skills - MA

Linguistic training to meet the needs of the Irish Language translation sector. Includes training in MemoQ (Kilgray).

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Journalism - MA

Professional journalism theory and practice: news-gathering, reporting, newswriting, sub-editing and ethics for a changing media landscape.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Linguistics and TESOL - MSc

Developing linguistically trained language teachers.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Peace and Conflict Studies - MSc

The course offers a unique opportunity to study peace and conflict in a vibrant society emerging from a violent past.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for PGCE Art and Design - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Art and Design - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE English with Drama and Media Studies - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching English, Drama and Media Studies.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Geography - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE History - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Home Economics - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Music - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Physical Education - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Primary Education - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

A professional course leading to qualified teacher status.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Technology and Design - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for PGCE Technology and Design - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The post primary PGCE is a one year, full-time programme that prepares students for a career in teaching.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2021/22

Coleraine campus

View course page for Photography (MFA) - MFA

Rethinking photographic practices on Belfast School of Art's world leading MFA Degree in Photography.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Photography (MFA) eLearning - MFA

A world leading MFA in Photography taught online by Belfast School of Art.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Public Administration - MPA

Further your career in public sector management, guided by leading academics and practitioners.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Social Policy - MSc

This course offers an opportunity to an in-depth understanding of contemporary Social Policy and research and policy analysis skills.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages - MA

Gain the skills to teach English to speakers of other languages and put your learning into practice with a teaching placement.

Full-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

Part-time study

View course page for Access to Justice - LLM

Access to justice through legal education.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Animation - MA

Storytelling and skills building through animation production.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Communication and Public Relations - PgDip/MSc

The course combines academic grounding with uptodate professional skills with frequent contributions from established profession leaders.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Community Youth Work - PgDip/MSc

The overall aim is to produce qualified Community Youth Workers to undertake key roles to the required professional standard.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Contemporary Performance Practices - MA

An interdisciplinary taught programme that combines performance practice with imaginative and rigorous critical engagement.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Counselling Studies and Health Communication - PgDip/MSc

Provides students with a comprehensive range of counselling and health communication theories, approaches and practical skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Creative Musicianship - MMus

A flexible, practice-based course for musicians wishing to develop or refresh their professional expertise for work in the creative industries.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Cultural Heritage and Museum Studies - MA

Working with the heritage and museum professionals of the future.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Digital Marketing Communication and Leadership - MSc

Strategies for success in the digital age.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Education in Further Education - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

This course is a follow-on programme for those who have successfully completed the Certificate in Teaching.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Education in Further Education - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

This course is a follow-on programme for those who have successfully completed the Certificate in Teaching.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Education with Specialisms - MEd

Master of Education with Specialisms.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Employment Law and Practice - LLM

Would you like to hold a LLM in Employment Law and Practice?

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Employment Law and Practice - PgCert

Would you like to hold a Post Graduate Certificate in NI Employment Law and Practice?

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for English Language and Linguistics - PgDip/MSc

Training in postgraduate level research skills in English language and linguistics.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for English Literature - MA

Passionate about reading and writing? Enhance your knowledge of English literature and develop your skills as a creative writer.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Fashion and Textile Retail Management - MSc

The course develops resourceful, flexible and creative managers and entrepreneurs to lead and innovate within the fashion and textile retail industry.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Fine Art (MFA) - MFA

The MFA Fine Art Course, founded in 1979, is one of the longest standing and most recognised studio-based Fine Art programmes in the UK and Ireland.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Games Design - MA

Passionate about Gaming? Learn how to design and develop your own using the latest tools and technologies.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Gender, Conflict and Human Rights - LLM

The only postgraduate course in the UK and Ireland dedicated to the study of gender, conflict and human rights.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for History - MA

Our MA degrees in History offer an outstanding research led experience for students who want to pursue an interest in History at an advanced level.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for Human Rights Law and Transitional Justice - LLM

Study human rights law and transitional justice with recognised international experts.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for International Commercial Law and ADR - LLM

The LLM in International Commercial Law and ADR offers modules that are at the cutting-edge of industry and will lead to a professional accreditation.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for International Schools China - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The PGCE course is a programme that prepares students for a career in teaching in International Schools

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Guangzhou Normal University

View course page for International Schools China - Postgraduate Certificate of Education (PGCE)

The PGCE course is a programme that prepares students for a career in teaching in International Schools

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2019/20

Guangzhou Normal University

View course page for Irish Language Translation, Interpreting and Professional Language Skills - MA

Linguistic training to meet the needs of the Irish Language translation sector. Includes training in MemoQ (Kilgray).

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for Legal Technology and Innovation

The short course will introduce participants into how technology is used in today's legal practice and justice provision.

Part-time Postgraduate Short course and CPD

Year of entry: 2020/21

Belfast campus

View course page for Library and Information Management - PgDip/MSc

Scholarly and professional education for library and information practice.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Museum Practice and Management - PgDip/MA

Preparing you to work or to advance your career in the museum and heritage sectors.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

eLearning

View course page for Peace and Conflict Studies - MSc

The course offers a unique opportunity to study peace and conflict in a vibrant society emerging from a violent past.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Public Administration - MPA

Further your career in public sector management, guided by leading academics and practitioners.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for School Leadership - PgDip

Postgraduate Diploma in Headship.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Magee campus

View course page for School Leadership - PgDip

Postgraduate Diploma in Headship.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus

View course page for School Leadership - PgDip

Postgraduate Diploma in Headship.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Social Policy - MSc

This course offers an opportunity to an in-depth understanding of contemporary Social Policy and research and policy analysis skills.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Jordanstown campus

View course page for Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages - MA

Gain the skills to teach English to speakers of other languages and put your learning into practice with a teaching placement.

Part-time Postgraduate course

Year of entry: 2020/21

Coleraine campus