In preparing teachers for the post-primary sector, this programme aims to guide and facilitate student teachers initial entry into teaching and provide a solid theoretical foundation to support and aid their preparation for professional practice within the classroom.
Professional Master of Education (PME). Applicants may also be interested in the Máistir Gairmiúil san Oideachas (MGO).
3 Good Reasons To Study This Course
1. Accreditation: The programme is professionally accredited by the Teaching Council.
2. Excellent prospects: Graduates are eligible to apply for registration as a post-primary teacher in Ireland and other countries.
3. Placement: throughout each of the two years of the programme, students have two school placements (one per year) and these will provide a rich experiential base for their initial development as a professional teacher.