Education - Inclusive & Special Education

University College Dublin


Course Name Education - Inclusive & Special Education
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W424
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September.
Application Date

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The following entry routes are available:

Graduate Diploma Inclusive & Special Education FT (W424)

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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee GradDip Inclusive & Special Education (W424) Full Time
EU fee per year - €6695
nonEU fee per year - €13270

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Support under the terms and conditions of the relevant annual Department of Education and Skills (DES) Circular is available to suitably qualified primary and post-primary teachers who currently hold, or are eligible to hold, permanent positions in their schools.
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Entry Requirements The course is open to teachers with a recognised teaching qualification who are currently teaching in Irish Primary and Post Primary Schools. Selection is by interview, and preference will be given to those with relevant SEN teaching experience. As the course is full-time, teachers in permanent employment who do not receive a place under the conditions of the relevant DES Circular will need to arrange leave of absence with their school authorities.
Course Content

Expand+GradDip Inclusive & Special Education
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)

This course is designed to develop the skills of special education teachers who work in primary, post-primary and special school or specialist unit settings, in all a...

Subjects Taught

Inclusive Education
Exploring Diversity
Inclusive Therapies/Approaches
Inclusive Pedagogy
Professional Practice & Portfolio Development

Stage 1 - Core
Exploring Diversity: Assessment, Profiling and Planning for Additional Needs & Di...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

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Completion of this course will significantly enhance the knowledge and skills of Special Education Teachers and will render them considerably more competent and confident in fulfilment of their roles.

It will further the ...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Sarah Walshe
Contact Number: +353 (01) 716 7948
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