The Master of Arts in Irish World Academy of Music and Dance at the University of Limerick is a unique two-year program that combines academic rigor with creative exploration. The program features an interdisciplinary curriculum focusing on topics such as music theory, performance practices, composition, and improvisation. Students will have the opportunity to engage with traditional Irish music, dance, and culture through courses on world music traditions and workshops with renowned artists from Ireland and abroad. This program also provides students with hands-on experience through various field trips and practical classes. Upon graduation, graduates will be well-equipped for careers in arts organizations, education, media production or performing arts venues. They may also pursue further studies leading towards advanced degrees such as Doctoral programs allowing them to become experts within their chosen field while making meaningful contributions towards preserving Irish cultural heritage.