Entry requirements

Applicants are normally expected to hold a good honours degree and have at least two years’ experience in the field of education. Applications are made online at: www.tcd.ie/courses/postgraduate/az

Months of entry


Course content

This specialism has been designed to focus on aggression,
bullying behaviour, violence and harassment in the school
context. It is suitable for graduates of the arts, humanities
and social sciences, and those working as primary and
post-primary teachers. It provides training in the work of the
anti-bullying co-ordinator. The specialism can serve as (i) a
foundation course for graduates and teachers who have not
previously been involved in the design and implementation
of anti-bullying or discipline policy’s or (ii) as a resource for
those who have already had such experience, or are currently
engaging in such a process. Components Include:
—— The Psychology of Aggressive Behaviour
—— The Psychology of Child and Adolescent Development
—— Preventing and Countering Bullying Behaviour
—— Harassment and Violence in Schools and Implementing
Anti-Bullying Programme in Schools
The course has a taught component and a dissertation. The
duration will normally be two or three years part-time or one
year full time.

Information for international students


Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24/36 months

Course contact details

Ms. Catherine Minet
+353-1-896 3568/1290