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

September

Course content

This specialisation is of interest to teachers of science in second level schools, and others with a professional interest in science education. The course is designed to: (i) extend participants knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice of science education in Ireland, and internationally; (ii) update participants’ knowledge of their subject specialism.

Components Include:

· The contexts of science education

· Learning theories in science education

· The student in science education

· Research issues in science education

The course has a taught component and a dissertation.

The duration will normally be two years part-time or one year full time.

Information for international students

http://www.tcd.ie/international/

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MEd

part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Ms. Catherine Minet
Email
master.education@tcd.ie
Phone
+353-1-896 3568 / 1290