Education - Primary Teaching

Mary Immaculate College


Course Name Education - Primary Teaching
Course Provider Mary Immaculate College
Course Code MI005
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
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters B.Ed. (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must be at least 16 years old on 15 January of the year of entry and must have obtained the following minimum grades at a single sitting of the Leaving Certificate examination:

• Grade H5 on a Higher Level paper in not less than three ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
Link modules will be accepted for points purposes but they will not qualify as a subject for matriculation purposes.
Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Students
If you are at least 23 years old on the 1 January of the year of entry to College, you are considered as a mature applicant. All mature applicants who make an application to the College through the CAO for MI005/006 and are meeting ...

Alternative Entry

Expand+GCE/GCSE Applicants
For further information about minimum grades and entry requirements please contact the MIC Admissions Office at E: or Mary Higgins, T: +44 28 20762949 / 77 38679867 E:

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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+The Bachelor of Education is a fouryear, full-time, honours degree (level 8) designed to qualify students to teach in primary schools.

Why study the Bachelor of Education at MIC?
Do you want to become a primary school teacher? If so, the four-ye...

Subjects Taught

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Semester 1: Student as Learner
• Language and Literacy 1
• An Ghaeilge agus Múineadh na Gaeilge 1
• STeM 1: Introduction to Mathematics and its Teaching
• Schools and Society 1: Developing criticality around
recent and contemporary iss...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
The Bachelor of Education Honours Degree is designed to qualify students to teach in primary schools. This University of Limerick accredited degree is an internationally recognised qualification and was the first programme of its kind to be accredited by the Teaching Council of Ireland. The course promotes the personal and intellectual development of students, while providing the professional and academic foundation for a career in teaching.
Further Enquiries MIC Admissions Office
T: +353 61 204348
Points History
Year Points
2017 466
2016 465 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2015 470