Materials & Architectural Technology with concurrent Teacher Education - Second Level Teaching

University of Limerick


Course Name Materials & Architectural Technology with concurrent Teacher Education - Second Level Teaching
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code LM094
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters BTech Ed (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants are required to hold at the time of enrolment the established Leaving Certificate (or an approved equivalent) with a minimum of six subjects which must include: Two H5 (Higher level) grades and Four O6 (Ordinary level) grades or four H7 (H...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
Fulfilling Minimum Entry Requirements: No
Fulfilling Specific Subject Requirements: No
Points (as one subject in best of six): Yes

Grade Points

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Mature Applicants

Expand+We welcome applications from mature students. Mature applicants must apply through the Central Applications Office (CAO) by 1 February.

Mature Entry
Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants may apply for consideration on the grounds of mature years...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to:
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2018 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2018 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+About You
If you are interested in teaching design-based activities within the technological subjects Materials Technology (Wood), Design and Communication Graphics and Construction Studies, and enjoy working with people, then this course may be for...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What you will study
The programme is four years in duration and includes a number of school based teaching practice placements. These include a six week placement in the spring semester of year two and a further ten week placement in autumn semeste...

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Comment Key Fact
This is a the principal programme providing graduate teachers for these subjects in the Republic of Ireland.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
As a teaching degree, graduates of this programme are qualified for appointment to all second level schools (vocational, secondary, community and comprehensive schools), and for admission to the open register of the Registratio...

Further Enquiries Dr Keelin Leahy
Tel: 00 353 61 233746

Tel: 00 353 61 202 015
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Points History
Year Points
2017 424
2016 415
2015 430