Education - Teaching & Learning in Higher Education - Third Level Education

University College Cork


Course Name Education - Teaching & Learning in Higher Education - Third Level Education
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MATLHE
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) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: 13 July 2022.

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Duration 1 year part-time.
Course Fee

Expand+Fees and Costs
The EU fee for this course is €3,600 (€900 for 15 credit module TL6001 and €2,700 for 45 credit module TL6002).

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your second semester fee payment ...

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Entry Requirements

The minimum academic entry requirement is a Second Class Honours Grade II in a primary honours BA degree (NFQ, Level 8) or equivalent, and MUST have attended and satisfactorily passed the UCC Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching and Learnin...


Expand+Course Practicalities
TL 6001 consists of 24 contact hours. The resources guide you through developing an understanding of the SoTL literature through engagement with key teaching and learning journals. TL6002 focuses on working within a community o...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The MA in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (for third level education teachers) is designed to build on the Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education and to encourage you to research your teaching and ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MA in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education is normally taken over one academic year. It comprises two modules:

TL6001: Research Methodologies Relating to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (15 credits)

TL6002: Teaching and Learn...

Assessment Method

Expand+The program is assessed via an inquiry portfolio made up of a series of reflective entries which focus on the design, the enactment, and the results of your research to a total of approximately 20,000 words. The inquiry portfolio charts your journey ...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
This course gives you research skills in the field of teaching and learning, including the skills of identifying research questions in your teaching, of documenting student learning, of identifying and investigating te...

Further Enquiries Claire Devaney
+ 353 21 4905117

Dr. Briony Supple
+353 21 4902432
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