Education - Further Education

Maynooth University


Course Name Education - Further Education
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MHA90 MHA91
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commences September
Application Date Apply online through the Postgraduate Applications Centre

Closing Date: 30 June2021
PAC Application Information

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PAC Code
MHA90 (Full-time)
MHA91 (Part-time)

The following documents should be forwarded to PAC, 1 Courthouse Square, Galway or uploaded to your online application form:


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Duration 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time
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Entry Requirements

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an honours degree (level 8);


an ordinary degree (level 7) with relevant experience;


another professional qualification (equivalent to 180 credits at level 7) with a minimum o...

Course Content

The Higher Diploma in Further Education is a post-graduate programme for anyone working in, or seeking to work in, an environment where Further Education (FE) awards (QQI or equivalent) are offered. These include, but are not limited to, F...

Careers or Further Progression Career Options
This course has professional accreditation of Further Education Initial Teacher Education from the Teaching Council of Ireland. (
Further Enquiries Programme Directors: Camilla Fitzsimons and Michael Kenny
Programme Coordinator: Maggie Noone
Tel: +353 (0)1 708 3752/3951
Fax: +353 (0)1 708 4687
Address: Department of Adult and Community Education, Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
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