Computer Science for Teachers - Thurles Campus

TUS - Tipperary Campuses

 

Course Name Computer Science for Teachers - Thurles Campus
Course Provider TUS - Tipperary Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) TUS - Technological University of the Shannon
Course Code LC_KCSTT_MTH
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 9 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime, Weekend, Blended
Location (Districts) Thurles
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact Provider for next intake date.
Application Date Closing date for Applications: TBC for September 2023
Register Your Interest: https://lit.ie/Register-Your-Interest?coursecode=LC_KCSTT_MTH
Duration 2 years

Delivery
Blended and online learning provides a flexible route of study for students, which enable various degrees of autonomy and self-regulation in the learning process. This programme will be delivered in a blended learning approach with a number of workshops supplemented by weekly online content and will run subject to a sufficient number of eligible applications received by the closing date.
Course Fee

Expand+The full fee for the 2 years as of the academic year 2022/2023 is €9,500 (€4,750 per annum). Fee will be collected on an annual basis.

Payment Plan
A structured payment plan option is available on programmes with a minimum duration of 9 month...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+What are the entry requirements?
(a) A minimum 2.2 honours bachelor degree (Level 8) in a cognate discipline or

(b) A minimum 2.2 honours bachelor degree (Level 8) in a non-cognate discipline with considerable experience and/or ability, evidenced...

Comment Qualification
Master of Science in Computing (Computer Science for Teachers) (Level 9, 90 Credits)
Course Summary This programme will support teachers who wish to upskill in Computer Science providing them with the formal qualification to add to their existing recognised teaching subjects. The programme aims to develop and foster learners’ creativity and problem solving, along with their ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
Course Content

Expand+Computer Science for Teachers (Masters, L9, 90 ECTS)
This programme will support teachers who wish to upskill in Computer Science providing them with the formal qualification to add to their existing recognised teaching subjects. The programme aims ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What modules will I study?
Coding and Computational Thinking - 10 credits
This module will provide learners with the knowledge and skills to teach coding and computational thinking using project based learning techniques. The core strands of this m...

Assessment Method Assessment/Examinations
No examinations, all modules 100% Assessment
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are the career prospects?
This programme has been designed to facilitate teachers to upskill in a new cognate area in parallel with their teaching workload. The individual modules have been designed specifically with the teacher and their stude...

Further Enquiries Flexible Learning Team
+353 504 28112
flexible@lit.ie

For queries relating to the course content
Contact: Pamela O'Brien
Email: Pamela.OBrien@lit.ie
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