Learning Sciences - Structured

NUI Galway


Course Name Learning Sciences - Structured
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1SLS1 1SLS2
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral (Level 10 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 10 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters PhD
Application Date Structured Phd (full-time) 1SLS1 Structured Phd (part-time) 1SLS2 Important: Apply by mid-July for entry in September

Structured PhD (Learning Sciences), full-time
Structured PhD (Learning Sciences), part-time

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.
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Course Fee

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Fees can be subject to change from year to year. Please check www.nuigalway.ie/fees for exact individual course fees. Fees quoted are all per annum fees.

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Financial Support Grants
Comprehensive information is available online at www.studentfinance.ie. Grant applications can also be made online at www.susi.ie

Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See www.revenue.ie. The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements Selection will be by a Course Committee comprising the Course Directors, research supervisor and Head of School of Psychology or Education. Entrants will be expected to have no less than an upper Second Class Honours degree in education, psychology or a discipline related to educational technologies (e.g.,computer science). If students do not have this basic qualification they must have demonstrated high ability by some other means (e.g., achievement in a higher degree).
Comment Changes to programmes: Please note that there may be changes to course curriculum and delivery due to COVID-19. At all times, delivering on course learning outcomes whilst protecting the health and wellbeing of our students will be the priority. Updates on course delivery will be communicated to students and prospective students based on public health guidelines and advice.
Course Content

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Information and communications technologies (ICTs) create new potential to enhance learning, education and human development through adaptive, blended and personalised learning environments. In the last twenty years, innovations in ...

Research Areas

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ICT in education – Web 2.0, adaptive, virtual and blended learning, vitalisation, mobile learning, ubiquitous computing, haptics and embodied technologies

Design-based research and educational innovation

Philosophy of tech...

Further Enquiries Tony Hall
E tony.hall@nuigalway.ie
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