UCC MSc Co-Operative and Social Enterprise 2020 – Year 2

NOTE: This course page is for Year 2 students. For Year 1 Enrolment, please click here.

Offered in conjunction with University College Cork, NOTS are providing 40% Skillnet funding for eligible members for the Master of Science (MSc) in Co-Operative and Social Enterprise for Year 2 students in 2020.

Course Outline:

If you are interested in pursuing or developing a professional or voluntary career in the co-operative or social enterprise field, the MSc in Co-operative and Social Enterprise is designed with you in mind.

It is a part-time course taken over one or two calendar years. The MSc is delivered online / via distance learning, and comprises eight taught modules and a dissertation.

Core Modules (30 credits)

  • Co-operative and Social Enterprise
  • Research Methodology
  • Social and Co-operative Entrepreneurship
  • Co-operative and Social Enterprise Governance
  • Education and Marketing for Co-operatives and Social Enterprises

Optional Modules (30 credits)

Select any three of the following:

  • Innovation and Enterprise in Financial Co-operatives and Mutuals
  • Community Co-operatives and Social Enterprises
  • Worker Co-operative Strategies
  • Co-operative Food Processing and Supply
  • Social Enterprises and the Developing World
  • People Management in Member-Based Organisations
  • Leadership and Change Management in Co-operative and Social Enterprises

Dissertation in Co-operative and Social Enterprise (30 credits)

  • You will complete a 15,000–30,000-word Dissertation in Co-operative and Social Enterprise.

Further details on the content and modules are available on the Postgraduate College Calendar on UCC website.

NOTS Funding Rate/Cost of the course through NOTS:

Please note you must apply directly to UCC and get accepted onto this course before you apply through NOTS.

The full price is €6000, (€3000 per year less 40% Skillnet funding – which leaves the cost for successful NOTS applicants at €1800 per year). Places and NOTS funding are limited, and enrolment is on a ‘first come, first served’ basis so we encourage you to register as soon as you can.

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