Course Description

Master of Education

The Master of Education is designed for educators who wish to pursue in-depth study in education for both professional and personal development. This programme offers the opportunity to educators to expand their knowledge within a special option.

The MEd is a two year part time programme. In the first year students undertake three core modules and three modules in their chosen special option. In the second year of the programme students undertake a thesis with the support of a supervising tutor.

2021/22 Special Options:

On campus

  • Digital Learning
  • Science Education


  • Teaching and Learning
  • Mathematics Education

Further Special Options information »

Closing date: 3rd May 2021

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CollegeDublin City University (DCU)
Course LocationGlasnevin, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 9
Course CategoryEducation & Teaching
Awarding BodyDublin City University
Awarding Body DetailsMaster of Education
Entry RequirementsGeneral Entry Requirements Candidates are required to have a Level 8, Lower Second Class Honors Degree, minimum H2.2. Candidates may be interviewed for places. International Applications International candidates are expected to have educational qualifications of a standard equivalent to those outlined above. In addition, where such candidates are non-native speakers of the English language they must satisfy the university of their competency in the English language. For further information on international applications click here. Fees Part time EU Status Fee Part-time €3,900 per annum/Transfer fee €2,898 Non EU Fee Part time €8,000 per annum
Carear PathThe Master of Education programme is designed to meet the professional and personal needs of teachers and educators. The course is intended for those who wish to make a significant contribution to the enhancement of professional practice in their chosen special option by reviewing and systematically applying appropriate theories and research to their professional practice.
Phone+353 (0) 1 700 9273
Course CodeDC984
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