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Christian Leadership in Education

Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick

M.A. On Campus Online
24 months
Duration
9045 EUR/year
4535 EUR/year
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About

The Masters of Arts in Christian Leadership in Education from Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick is an innovative, specialist programme to enhance the development of leadership capacity in the primary and second-level sector.

Overview

The Masters of Arts in Christian Leadership in Education from Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick will help build much needed educational capacity, respond to the widespread desire for an authentic personal spirituality and address the acknowledged 'deficit' in theological literacy and the widespread hunger for justice and inclusiveness in Irish society.

Key Features

The programme, which is offered over two academic years in part-time mode (with the option of exiting with a graduate diploma), will explore key issues of educational leadership, policy and management, within the context of faith-based school environments. 

It is open to principals, deputy principals and teachers aspiring to leadership or management roles within the faith-based education sector. It is also open to those in Boards of Management or working with the Educational Trust Bodies.

The programme will be delivered by means of traditional lectures, workshops and some on-line exercises. The assessments vary across the modules, these include written assignments, on-line exercises and participation in workshops.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Educational Leadership
  • Policy and Management
  • Scripture and Theology
  • Psychology and Leadership
  • Group Dynamics
  • Spirituality for schools
  • Learning and Curriculum
  • Liturgy and Sacraments within the school
  • Emotional and Relational Competence
  • Education and the Law
  • School Governance and Management
  • Issues of Social Justice in Education

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The normal requirement for entry to the programme is a First or Second Class Honours primary degree. 
  • Applicants with equivalent qualifications or substantial relevant experience will also be considered. Final selection will require attendance for interview and may require presentation of some previous written material.
  • Applicants for whom English is not a first language must provide evidence of their proficiency level English in the form of an IELTS (International English Language Testing System) composite score of 6.5 – 7.0 with no less than 6.0 in any one component, or IELTS equivalent accepted by UL. Such applicants will also be required to undergo an interview through English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9045 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9045 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4535 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4535 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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