University Teaching & Learning

University College Dublin


Course Name University Teaching & Learning
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code U004
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (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
Qualification Letters ProfDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
Entry to the Professional Diploma is permissable on successful completion of the Professional Certificate University Teaching and Learning. Please contact for further information.
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Duration 4 Years Part-Time.
Course Fee ProfDip University Teaching & Learning (U004) Part Time
EU/NONEU fee per credit - € 100

***Fees are subject to change

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

Professional Diploma (30 ECTS credits) in University Teaching and Learning is a...

Course Content

Expand+ProfDip University Teaching & Learning
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 30)

The Professional Diploma University Teaching & Learning is a professional qualification in university teaching and learning. The Professional Diploma is offered to f...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Option
Assessment and Feedback in Higher Education UTL40140
Becoming a Better University Teacher UTL40180
Promoting student engagement through the application of technology to develop active learning UTL40190
Designing Curricula UTL40200
Getting Published in Teaching UTL40240
Teaching Across Cultures UTL40250
Number of Credits 30
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Claire Deighan
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 8732
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