Education - Research in Practice

Maynooth University


Course Name Education - Research in Practice
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH52L MH54L
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Application Date All applications should be made through the PAC system.

Closing Date : 12 April 2020
PAC Application Information

Expand+Applications for all Maynooth University postgraduate programmes must be made online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre (PAC) at This is an online application system that allows applicants, for a fee of €50, ...

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Duration MH52L 1 Year Part time
MH54L 2 Years Part Time
Entry Requirements

Expand+This programme is primarily aimed at candidates who are working in the Primary and Early Childhood Education sectors and who wish to develop their practice through Action Research. Candidates are required to be in regular employment in an educational...

Course Content

Expand+This programme aims to provide opportunities for educators to explore and examine aspects of their own practice with a view to improving the educational experiences of the students in their care. Central to the programme is the development of a refle...

Subjects Taught 4x10 credit modules x 24 hours contact time = 96 hours

1x 20 credit module = 34 hours (Action Research based Dissertation)

3x10 credit modules x 24 hours contact time = Early Childhood Modules

250 hours independent learning for each module

Course Duration: one year
Further Enquiries Coordinator Dr Bernadette Wrynn
Tel +353 (01) 474 7450
Address Froebel Department of Primary and Early Childhood Education, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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