Education - Primary Teaching

Hibernia College


Course Name Education - Primary Teaching
Course Provider Hibernia College
Course Code 22588 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Distance, Online
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters PME
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Our next start date is April 2017
We are also accepting applications for September 2017
Application Date

Expand+Application Deadline
Friday 17th February 2017


All applicants who are deemed to have met the entry requirements and who have submitted a fully completed application form with supporting documentation and payment of the application ...

Duration Two years (24 months)
Course Fee

Expand+Application Fee: €95
Course tuition fees: €12,700
Fees are payable as follows:
Deposit (paid on acceptance of place): €1,000
Year 1: €8,000
Year 2: €3,700
Graduation: approx. €100
Gaeltacht fees: 2 x 2 week courses, each costing €750


Entry Requirements

Expand+•A primary degree, National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) Level 8. Note that the grade and subject of the degree are not relevant for the purpose of meeting the minimum entry requirements.

•A Masters degree or PhD that is of NFQ Level 9 or hi...

Course Content

Expand+Do you want to inspire and influence future generations and play a key role in the intellectual development of young children? And do you need a teaching course that allows you to study from anywhere in Ireland?

If this sounds familiar, studying w...

Subjects Taught

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On-demand online lectures, online tutorials and self-study

School Experience
24 weeks undertaken in 3 schools - 2 blocks of 7 weeks and 1 block of 10 weeks.

This includes periods of observation, engagement in wider school activ...

Assessment Method Assessment of the programme is conducted through a combination of written exam and oral exams (Gaeilge), and continuous assessment, including the assessment of school placement. Students will also have the opportunity to engage in educational research through the completion of a research thesis.
Number of Credits 120-credit
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