Music - Post Primary Teaching

University of Limerick


Course Name Music - Post Primary Teaching
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 19542 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 10/Sep/2018
Application Date Application Deadline: 8 January 2018 (interviews dates to be confirmed)

Application Deadlines

Taught Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basies but specific programmes have individual closing dates which can be found on our on-line prospectus

Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.
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Duration 2 years full-time.
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Application Fee An Application Fee of €35 (electronically) or €40 Bank Draft/Cheque will apply to all taught postgraduate programmes.
Entry Requirements

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Primary degree 2.2 Honours (Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland) in Music or Primary degree in Arts with Music as a major subject. In line with Teaching Council and HEA protocol, when applying for a place on th...

Course Content

The Professional Master of Education (Music), formerly Professional Diploma in Education (Music), is specially designed to meet the needs of graduates who wish to become teachers of music in secondary schools. Applicants must possess a leve...

Subjects Taught

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Becoming a Teacher:
Identity and Agency,
Understanding Learning,
Planning for School Placement,
Practical Skills of Music 1,
Music Pedagogy

Semester 2:
Understanding Teaching and Learning,
School Placement 1,
Research Meth...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+The Professional Master of Education (Music), formerly Professional Diploma in Education (Music), is a post-graduate qualification now offered at master’s degree level, which enables the holder of a relevant primary Degree in Music to be registered b...

Further Enquiries Department: Education and Professional Studies/Irish World Academy of Music and Dance,
Course director: Jean Downey,
Fax: 353 61-213160
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