Art & Design Education - Post Primary Teaching

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Art & Design Education - Post Primary Teaching
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code Postgrad10
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Limerick Institute of Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MA
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Duration The programme involves a commitment to online participation and to face to face workshops and offline study and creative practice. The total work effort over the two years is 1800 hours, working on the basis of 45 weeks per calendar year of the programme (the month of august and the Christmas break are not part of the programme schedule/timetable).
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Entry Requirements Higher Diploma/Postgraduate Diploma in art and design teaching at 2:2 and/or Honours degree in art/craft/design at 2:2.

Pre-requisite - currently teaching in mainstream education or involved in art, craft or design work in an alternative educational setting (for example, further education, higher education, PLC, museum/gallery, arts centre, health facility).
Comment For further information regarding application and fees contact:
Muriel Dinneen
School Administrator
Limerick School of Art and Design LIT
Clare Street
Tel: 061-293871 Fax: 061-311496
Course Content

Expand+What is the programme about?
This programme is designed to meet the need for critically focused advanced-level study for established art and design teachers* within the contexts of professional in-career development and life-long learning; extend te...

Subjects Taught

Expand+A Programme of Seven Activities
1. Activity GEL Formation and consolidation of online community of practice
2. Activity MULL Reflection and re-evaluation: revisiting one's art/design practice
3. Activity VET Contemporary art and design critique

Assessment Method Programme assignments are assessed for each of the seven activities and credit is given for online participation and the creation of a professional teaching portfolio.
Number of Credits 90
Further Enquiries Course Contact
Maria Finucane, Programme Leader –

School/ Faculty Contact
Telephone: +353 - 61- 293871 +353 - 61- 293871
Fax: +353 - 61-311496

Head of Department
Tracy Fahey BA, MEd, MIDI

Head of School/Faculty
Mike Fitzpatrick NDAD, H Dip Art Ed, MA Fine Art

Maria Finucane
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