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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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).
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. Innovations in the last twenty years in co...

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 techno...

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