Mathematics - Post Primary Teaching

University of Limerick

 

Course Name Mathematics - Post Primary Teaching
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 49759 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
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: 4 March 2018

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

Expand+Applicants must possess a relevant primary degree at 2.2 honours level or higher (Level 8 - QQI or equivalent) or be about to graduate with such a degree. In line with Teaching Council and HEA protocol, when applying for a place on the Professional...

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Comment The Professional Master of Education (Mathematics) is a two year full-time initial teacher education programme designed to train specialist mathematics teachers for Irish post-primary schools. It facilitates an interactive and imaginative approach to teaching mathematics at post-primary level in order to enhance school students' mathematics learning and performance.
Course Content

Expand+Overview
The Professional Master of Education (Mathematics) is a two-year full-time initial teacher education programme designed to train specialist mathematics teachers for Irish post-primary schools. It facilitates an interactive and imaginative a...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1:
Semester 1 (Autumn):
Becoming a Teacher: Identity and Agency,
Understanding Learning
Planning for School Placement
Mathematics Pedagogy Number Theory and Proof

Semester 2 (Spring):
Understanding Teaching and Learning
School Plac...

Careers or Further Progression Graduate Profile
The Professional Master of Education (Mathematics), formerly Professional Diploma in Education (Mathematics Teaching), is a post-graduate programme which qualifies the holder of a primary degree in mathematics as a second level mathematics teacher as recognised by the Teaching Council of Ireland.
Further Enquiries Course Director,
Dr Patrick Johnson,
Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
University of Limerick,
Phone: 353-61-202208
Email: patrick.johnson@ul.ie
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