UCC CPD courses

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Social Justice, Equality, Diversity and Health

Course Fact File
Duration12 Weeks
Teaching ModePart-Time. See Additional Teaching Mode Information for more info.
QualificationsCert of Attendance
NFQ LevelN/A
FeesVarious. See Fees Section. See Fees and Costs for full details.
Closing DateTBC
Start DateTBC


This course explores issues relating to social justice, equality, diversity and health from an interdisciplinary perspective. The offering invites participants to critically reflect on these issues with an emphasis on activism, agency, empowerment, and advocacy. It encourages participants to explore the reality of unequal power relationships, discrimination and oppression and the denial of access to opportunities, resources and decision-making processes.

We will help you to facilitate the development of awareness on

(1) Cultural issues and cultural appreciation

(2) Anti racism, and anti-discriminatory practice

(3) Social justice, equality, and human rights

(4) Individualisation neoliberalism and health

‌‌Lecture dates to be confirmed.

Lecture Times/Location:

Wednesday 22nd January

The location will be confirmed via email for applicants who recieve a space on the course.

Certificate of Attendance awarded on completion of course. 



Additional Teaching Mode Information

12 weeks of lectures, 2 hours per lecture


Fees and Costs

€150.00 Early Bird Registration, closing date TBC

€180.00 Registration, closing date TBC

UCC Staff Fee: Free

Unwaged/Direct Provision Fee: As part of the UCC University of Sanctuary initiative those interested who are unwaged or members of the asylum seeking community living in direct provision may be eligible for a fee waiver. Please email c.dorrity@ucc.ie for fee waiver information)

How To Apply

This course is currently closed for applications.

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