The MA in Higher Education is a part time taught programme that is completed over 2 years.
Entry Requirements:Entry to the MA in Higher Education is open to Graduates who have achieved an honours degree.
[The first 15 ECTs can be achieved through evidence of professional practice. Please liaise with Claire McDonnell, programme coordinator in relation to this option.]
|Course Details||Dublin Institute of Technology|
|Prerequisites||Honours primary degree or Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma in Third Level Learning and Teaching|
|Modules||In Year 1 there is a Professional Development module and modules are also offered in Learning Theories, Higher Education Policy, Academic Writing and Publishing, Creativity and Critical Thinking, Technology Enhanced Learning, Assessment and Feedback, Supervising Undergraduate Research and Research methods. In Year 2 the MA thesis module supports participants to undertake and complete a significant research project and present it in an appropriate thesis format.|
|Assessment||Assignments in Year 1 and Thesis in Year 2|
|Cost||Postgraduate part time fees for 2015/16|
|Contact Person||Linda Boyd|
Timetable / Hours
Participation on this course involves attendance for a half day a week. The MA in Higher Education is on Tuesday Mornings 10am - 1pm.
Master of Arts (M.A.) in Higher Education
For Further Information
Dr Claire McDonnell
Learning, Teaching and Technology Centre
Dublin Institute of Technology,
5th Floor, Aungier St.,
T: 01 402 7884