Education - Modular

University College Cork


Course Name Education - Modular
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE59 CKE67
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, Flexible
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MEd Modular
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7th September 2020
Closing Date: Tuesday 5th May 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course
Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online
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Duration 1 to 5 years part-time.
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Entry Requirements

To apply for entry to the M.Ed degree modular programme you must hold:

a primary degree and the Professional Master of Education (formerly the Postgraduate/Higher Diploma in Education) with a second class honours in one (or its' equ...


Expand+Course Practicalities
Lectures are timetabled to facilitate working teachers. Each 15 credit module is timetabled for two hours (e.g.5-7 pm or 7-9 pm) on one night per week. Lectures are currently timetabled on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays dur...

Course Content

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The M.Ed masters degree is a modularised programme and can be attained through a credit accumulation process, the focus is on the continuing professional development of teachers at all levels of education. Students can design their o...

Subjects Taught

Expand+ED6021 Second/Foreign Language Teaching
ED6039 Inclusion of Pupils with Special Educational Needs
ED6041 Digital Learning in the Classroom
ED6055 Children’s Literature and Pedagogy
ED6069 Early Childhood Pedagogy: Perspectives and Contemporary ...

Careers or Further Progression

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The MEd offers:
Continuing professional development for educators at all levels. A broad knowledge of educational studies and an introduction to key research in this area. Critical reflection on educational theory an...

Further Enquiries Anita Cronin
t: + 353 21 490 2467

Claire Dooley
t: +353 (0)21 490 2467
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