Course Description

Higher Education

The MA in Higher Education is a part time taught programme that is completed over 2 years.

The aims of the programme are to:

Provide participants with a comprehensive grounding in a range of relevant uses of eLearning in order that they develop the required knowledge and skills to become eLearning practitioners and / or consultants in a tertiary education or industry context:
Explore and encourage participants to develop the technical, pedagogical and cultural skills needed to design, support and evaluate appropriate eLearning opportunities for students in order that they are able to select and utilise appropriate technologies in order to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse population of learners;
Emphasise the appropriate use of e-learning approaches in each participant`s work and in the work of others in order that they are able to undertake a practitioner based eLearning initiative within their own working practice;
Encourage the participants to reflect upon their own professional practice.

CollegeDublin Institute of Technology (DIT)
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Course CategoryTeaching courses, Education & Teaching
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Course DurationPart Time - Minimum of 2 academic years
Course TimeThe MA in Higher Education is on Tuesday Mornings 10am - 1pm.
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsEntry to the MA in Higher Education is open to Graduates who have achieved an honours degree. [The first 15 ECTs can be achieved through evidence of professional practice. Please liaise with the programme coordinator in relation to this option.]
Phone(01) 402 3445
Course CodeDT913 (PT)
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Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT)

DIT Admissions Office, 143 - 149 Lower Rathmines Road, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT)
DIT Admissions Office
143 - 149 Lower Rathmines Road, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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