Programme Code MALT
Programme Duration 2
Programme Level 9
EQF Level 7
EHEA Level Second Cycle
Programme Credits 90
Semester Duration 1 Week(s)
Language of Instruction English
Field of Study 0111 - Education Science
CAO Code; QQI Progamme Code etc
Programme Extra Information This programme is delivered over 2 years part-time

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme the learner will be able to :

Apply an integrated and comprehensive understanding and application of various theoretical perspectives on education, learning, teaching and assessment informed by current scholarship and best practice in education related fields.
Articulate a personal and values based, professional perspective on relevant contemporary and enduring questions on education and assessment.
Demonstrate an integrated and systematic understanding of how educational technology can be used to facilitate the learning-teaching process and appropriate instructional situations for using different types of technology.
Apply ethical frameworks emphasising inclusive practice appropriate for diverse learners.
Demonstrate critical thinking, focused and research-informed argument, comparison and analysis of key issues involved in education, learning and teaching.
Design instruction for intended learning.
Act to continuously improve one’s professional practice using critical and scholarly reflection.
Exercise professional competence and responsibility through appropriate presentation, communication and action.
Learn to critically interpret relevant educational literature, research and theory.
Conduct research using qualitative and quantitative methods in an ethical manner to address a range of relevant research questions in education.
Demonstrate mastery of a range of research skills and techniques of enquiry to produce a research or practice-based dissertation in a competent, effective and ethically appropriate manner.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H9PDCM Coaching and Mentoring for Learning and Personal Development
H9CIAL Educational Practice for Diversity and Inclusion
H9PIT Practicum in Educational Practice
H9SLT Strategies of Learning and Teaching
H9TEL Technology Enhanced Learning

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H9CEQ Contemporary and Enduring Questions in Education
H9MCAL Educational Assessment and Feedback
H9TLT Theories of Learning & Teaching

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Core Subject
Module Code Title
H9CONS Contextual Studies
H9MALTDISS Dissertation
H9RAQM Research with Qualitative and Quantitative Methods