St Mary's University College, Belfast
The programme provides teachers and education-related professionals with the opportunity to engage in informed debate about major issues in education and training; reflect in depth on the relationship between theory and practice in their professional context; develop further their competences within their specialist areas; keep abreast of research and developments in education; and design, conduct and critically appraise research.
Qualified teacher status and an Honours degree or equivalent qualification; Honours degree or equivalent plus or least 2 years' professional experience in an education or training context.
DASE and MEd awards have named specialist options including Curriculum Development and Primary Education; Early Years Education; Education Management and School Organisation; English and Literacy in the Curriculum; Irish and Irish-Medium Education; Pastoral Issues; Effective Teaching; Special Education; Developing Physical Education, School Sport and Coaching. Each has a specified set of core modules from which students study at least two core modules within a specialist option.
All modules are assessed by coursework; there are no formal written examinations; there is a 15-20,000 word dissertation.
Self-funding; some sponsorship from student's employer.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Advanced Certificate||Part-time||£ 3,465 per Whole course (home fees)||1 years|
|Advanced Certificate||Part-time||£ 9,000 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||1 years|
|DASE||Part-time||£ 3,465 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|DASE||Part-time||£ 9,000 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||2 years|
|MEd||Part-time||£ 3,600 per Whole course (home fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|St Mary's University College, Belfast||Belfast||BT12 6FE||Northern Ireland|
028 9032 7678