Letterkenny Campus

Master of Arts

Learning & Teaching

2 Years  /    Level 9  /    Part-time

Is this course for me?

Our Master of Arts in Learning and Teaching is designed to support the development of learning and teaching within third level, further education, post-primary and primary sectors. A key aspect of the programme is the relationship between effective teaching and reflective practice; the imperative to reflect not only on what we should teach, but how effectively we teach.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
1 Academic Writing for Research Mandatory 5
Student-centred Learning and Teaching Mandatory 10
2 Assessment Mandatory 10
PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
3 Enhancing Learning and Teaching through Creativity and Scholarship Mandatory 10
Technology Enhanced Learning Elective 10
Inclusive Curriculum Elective 10
Restorative Practice: A Transformative Approach to Teaching & Learning Elective 10
Recognition of Prior Learning Special Purpose Award Elective 10
Alcohol and other Drugs: Responding to Teachers needs in today’s society Elective 10
Effective Supervision Elective 10
Educational Leadership and Management Elective 10
4 Research Methods Mandatory 15
PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
Master’s Research Dissertation Mandatory 30

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Further Level 9 (Masters) and Level 10 (Doctoral) at other institutions and universities at home and abroad.

Key Information

Next intake - February 2020

Closing date 17th January 2020

Fees

EU Fees: €5,800
Non-EU Fees: €10,000

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6206 / +353 (0)74 918 6210

Head of Department Siobhan Cullen
Email: Siobhan.Cullen@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186204

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