Education - Special Educational Needs

University College Cork

 

Course Name Education - Special Educational Needs
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code Circular 0009 2021
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2022.
Application Date APPLICATION DETAILS can be found on the DES site: https://www.education.ie/en/Circulars-and-Forms/Active-Circulars/cl0009_2021.pdf

Deferrals

Deferrals are not permitted on this course due to the limited availability of places
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Duration 1 year Full-time.

Attendance
Satisfactory attendance at lectures, workshops and seminars is required.
Course Fee Funded by the Dept. of Education & Skills
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Entry Requirements

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a) Primary
Teachers will be required to forward a copy of their Registration Certificate or Confirmation of Registration letter from the Teaching Council when submitting their application form. If the "Education Sector(s)...

Comment

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The course will run for the academic year September 2022/2023 from September 2022 to May 2023 and involves a total of eight weeks block release from school, four week-ends, distance learning, and supervised work in the teachers...

Course Content

Expand+The Postgraduate Diploma in Special Educational Needs is a full-time programme running for 9 months from the date of first registration for the programme designed for primary and post-primary teachers. You will be notified by the School of Education...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students take 60 credits as follows:

ED6201 Special Educational Needs - School Organisation and Practice (10 credits)
ED6202 Assessment for and of Individual Pupil Learning and Attainment (10 credits)
ED6203 Curriculum Provision and Teaching Met...

Assessment Method

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In order to be eligible for admission to the University Examination for the Postgraduate Diploma in Special Educational Needs, a candidate must have satisfactorily pursued the prescribed programme of study, and satisfactorily undertaken a...

Careers or Further Progression

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Programme Learning Outcomes for Postgraduate Diploma in Special Educational Needs (NFQ Level 9, Major Award)

On successful completion of this programme, students should be able to:
-Return to School or Centre, teac...

Further Enquiries Dr. Dan O' Sullivan
e: dan.osullivan@ucc.ie
t: 021 4902959
http://www.ucc.ie/en/education/
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