Education - Leadership

University College Dublin


Course Name Education - Leadership
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W328
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
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MEd
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:
MEd (Leadership) PT (W328)
Deadline: Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 2 years part-time.
Course Fee MEd Leadership (W328) Part Time
EU Year 1 - € 3540 dd
nonEU Year 1 - € 10250
EU Year 2 - € 6960 dd

dd"Please note that Year 2 MEd Leadership fees quoted are valid only for students entering Year 2 in the academic year 2022/23. Year 2 fees for subsequent years are subject to change."
***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support 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.
Entry Requirements Applicants to the MEd Leadership must have a recognised teaching qualification and have relevant teaching experience. Students who have already successfully completed the online/blended Professional Diploma in Education Studies (Leadership) may carry their 30-credits from the Diploma into the Masters Programme and complete the remaining 60 credits.

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Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

Applicants must hold an honours degree at undergraduate level (or equivalent) f...

Course Content

Expand+MEd Leadership
Graduate Taught (level 9 NFQ, credits 90)
The MEd (Leadership) deploy a broad concept of leadership that can be applied to teachers at different stages of their career within schools as organisations. The Professional Diploma in Educ...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Option
• Contemporary Issues EDUC41620
• School leadership and the quality of teaching and learning: actors, agency, activities EDUC41640
• School Transformation EDUC41800
• Thesis: School Leadership EDUC42050
• Research Methods (Blended) EDUC42890
• Research Methods 2 (Blended) EDUC42910
• School Effectiveness EDUC43270
• Leadership Thesis EDUC43310
Number of Credits 90
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Sarah Walshe
Contact Number: educationenquiries@ucd
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