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 112358 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University of the Shannon Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime, Weekend, Blended
Location (Districts) Thurles
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Duration 2 years

Location: Thurles
Course Fee Fees
€9,250 in total.

€4,625 per annum. Fee will be collected on an annual basis.

Instalment Plans are available. Please visit for further information.
Entry Requirements

Expand+(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 by an RPL portfolio of prior expe...

Course Content

Expand+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 probl...

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 stra...

Assessment Method Assessment/Examinations
No examinations, all modules 100% Assessment
Number of Credits Qualification
Master of Science in Computing (Computer Science for Teachers) (Level 9, 90 Credits)
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

For queries relating to the course content
Contact: Pamela O'Brien
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