M.Sc. On Campus

Education and Training Management (eLearning)

Dublin City University

24 months
6900 EUR/year
4050 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The MSc in Education and Training Management (eLearning) at Dublin City University has been designed to meet the needs of participants from the widely varying fields of Education (primary, post-primary, further, higher and adult education), Industry, Health, Community, Creative Arts, NGOs, Governmental  Departments and State Agencies.


Over the course of the Education and Training Management (eLearning) programme at Dublin City University you will:

  • Explore the effective use of collaborative tools and digital technologies for learning.

  • Creatively use multimedia authoring tools and methods for creating learning content and online learning courses to enhance workplace practice.

  • Reflect on your professional practice and be aware of the values that shape your practice.

  • Engage in action research which involves investigating your own practice or a situation with the intent to bring about a change or improvement.

  • Examine philosophies of education, theories of learning, developments in neuroscience, and culture and organisations


If you are already in employment, this programme offers an opportunity to advance your career in the education or training environment, to improve your leadership and eLearning skills, or to switch to a new career in eLearning, training management, leadership or elsewhere in education.

This programme offers the opportunity to:

  • Develop a practitioner researcher approach to the creative design, development, and evaluation of multimedia and technology for learning in a range of work contexts.

  • Further develop yourself as a teacher, lecturer, leader.

  • Conduct research in technology and learning.  

  • Advance your career as a researcher and contribute to research and innovation projects

  • Impact the change in your organisation.

  • Contribute to policy, practice and theory.

The MSc as a management qualification has allowed participants to make a career change. Participants have moved into industry training roles, and the academy. The dissertation in particular allows this opportunity to build a new career pathway.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • eLearning: Culture and Organisations

  • Multimedia and Educational Innovation

  • Emerging Pedagogies

  • Visions for Emerging Technologies

  • Thesis/ Practicum

  • Collaborative Online Inquiry.

  • Action Research

  • Dissertation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must have a good honours degree (minimum 2.2) with three years substantial experience working in a recognised education/training environment. In certain circumstances, applicants not possessing the above qualifications may be considered if they are able to present, at interview, evidence of professional experience and responsibility in a relevant area of work, and high-level interest in the research literature relevant to one of the themes highlighted in the programme. Such applicants will be required to submit a written assignment or portfolio prior to interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6900 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4050 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4050 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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