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M.Ed. Blended

Teaching and Learning

Waterford Institute of Technology

24 months
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6300 EUR/year
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About

The MEd in Teaching and Learning at Waterford Institute of Technology aims at teachers, lecturers, trainers and education professionals who wish to enhance their knowledge and repertoire of teaching methodologies.

Overview

The Teaching and Learning programme from Waterford Institute of Technology offers students the opportunity to learn about contemporary teaching methods and education systems and gain a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing educators, trainers and students in different educational contexts. This scholar-practitioner approach will inform and enhance participants’ practice and their ability to create effective student-centred learning environments. 

On successful completion of the MEd in Teaching and Learning, graduates may progress to doctoral studies (NFQ Level 10) at WIT or another Higher Education Institution subject to meeting the specific entry criteria.

During our MEd in Teaching and Learning at Waterford Institute of Technology students will:

  • develop professional skills and competence as teachers, lecturers, trainers and education professionals whilst valuing the wealth of knowledge and experience that they, as adult learners, bring to the classroom. 
  • apply their learning directly to enhance their practice and can share their experience in a supportive and collaborative learning environment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Enquiry 
  • Adult Learning 
  • Mentoring Practical Pedagogy 
  • Applied Pedagogy 
  • Recognition of Prior Learning 
  • Curriculum Development and Assessment 
  • Reflective Practice in Education 
  • Education Research Methods 
  • Action Research in Education Content and Interaction for Teaching and Learning Online 
  • Research Supervisory Skills 
  • Educational Theory 
  • Teaching Across Cultures in Higher Education 
  • Language Power and Societies

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
62
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
91

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
62
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
91

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An Honours Degree (Level 8) or equivalent 
  • Access to an educational and/or training environment, where research may be carried out 
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must submit evidence of competency in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • EU/EEA

    6300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6300 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Waterford

670 - 1050 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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