Education Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Education Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W314
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Diploma National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

Professional Diploma Education Studies PT (W314)


* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised

Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No
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Duration 1 year part-time.
Course Fee ProfDip Education Studies (W314) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 3480
nonEU fee per year - € 6840

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+The Professional Diploma in Education Studies (PDES) is open to graduates with a general interest in Education and to qualified teachers who wish to continue their studies in Education issues such as teaching children with additional support needs, c...

Course Content

Expand+ProfDip Education Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 30)
The Professional Diploma in Education Studies programme is aimed at students who have an interest in deepening their knowledge of education matters and professionals working in are...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
Equalities, Social Justice and Children's LearningEDUC42590

Stage 1 - Option
Inclusive Education for Pupils with Additional support NeedsEDUC40420
Critical Policy AnalysisEDUC41500
School leadership and the quality of teaching and learning: actors, agency, activitiesEDUC41640
History of Childhood&LearningEDUC42980
Wellbeing of Children and YouthEDUC43250
School EffectivenessEDUC43270
Number of Credits 30
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Yuxuan Chen
Contact Number: +353 (01) 716 7967
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