University Teaching & Learning

University College Dublin


Course Name University Teaching & Learning
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code U005
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:
Prof Cert University Teaching & Learning PT (U005)
Deadline: 01-MAY-2020

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Duration 1 Year Part-Time.
Course Fee ProfCert University Teaching & Learning (U005) Part Time
EU/NONEU fee per credit - € 100

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support For UCD faculty and staff enrolling to UTL programmes, the programme fee will be waived.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry to the Professional Certificate and the Certificate of Continuing Professional Development is open to faculty and academic related staff who are;

1) currently teaching in higher education (i.e. within a university or at NFQ level 7 or above)...


Expand+Who should apply?
Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

The Professional Certificate (15 ECTS credits) in University Teaching and Learnin...

Course Content

Expand+ProfCert University Teaching & Learning
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 15)
Prof Cert University Teaching & Learning - a professional qualification in university teaching and learning.
• Taught by experienced academic staff
• Research-i...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 Option
Assessment and Feedback in Higher Education
Becoming a Better University Teacher
Promoting student engagement through the application of technology to develop active learning
Problem-based learning
Teaching Across Cultures
Number of Credits 15
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
The Professional Certificate (15 ECTS credits) in University Teaching and Learning is an in-service programmes for those who are currently teaching in higher education (i.e. NQF level 7 or above). It offers academics at diffe...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Claire Deighan
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 8732
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