50 Education Master's degrees in Ireland

Education

Providing everybody a sufficient education is a key element of modern societies. Using education in the context of academic programmes, commonly elementary and secondary education as well as language education is the most common approach towards the concept. However, there are also numerous other fields and special areas of education, such as consumer education, distance education or music education for example.

Find and compare 50 Masters in Education in Ireland. Below is a selection of the available study options in Ireland. If you're interested in studying Education in Ireland you can view all 50 Master's programmes. You can also read more about the Education discipline in general, or about studying in Ireland.

Suggested Master's Programmes

Health Education and Promotion
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 3,469 per year
  • Non-EEA € 8,056 per year
  • 24 months

This programme aims to critically evaluate their understanding of and attitudes towards health education and promotion, develop personally and professionally through participative and experiential learning; and through empowerment.

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School Leadership
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • 24 months

This two-year part-time Master of Education degree is designed to support the professional development of those holding or aspiring towards leadership position in education. It gives educators the critical space to explore and reflect upon their practices in education, contextualising these experiences within educational theory, pedagogy and policy. It offers an opportunity for critical reflection on what you have experienced and the exploration of new ideas and opportunities in a collaborative environment.

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School Guidance Counselling
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,851 per year
  • 12 months

The MEd (School Guidance and Counselling) degree is designed to advance the professional development of school Guidance Counsellors and builds on the Postgraduate Diploma in School Guidance and Counselling (PGDSGC). This one-year programme involves participation in regular research-support seminars and consultation with supervisors towards the completion of a thesis of 25,000 words.

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Play Therapy (MA)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 2,300 per year
  • 24 months

This programme is a postgraduate clinical training in Play Therapy. It aims to equip practitioners with the advanced knowledge and clinical capability that would match international standards of best practice within the Play Therapy profession. Students will be eligible for membership of the Irish Play Therapy Association (www.ipta.ie) on successful completion of the training. Until the development of this training in CIT, IPTA had only accepted membership from Play Therapists who had undertaken a training accredited by the British Association of Play Therapists (BAPT). [The Irish Play Therapy Association was set up to establish and maintain standards for play therapists and to inform and protect members of the public seeking and availing of their service] (www.ipta.ie). All full members of IPTA are expected to adhere to the code of practice which aims to provide a framework for addressing ethical issues and to encourage the highest standard of practice.

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Advanced Languages Skills (MA)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 6,015 per module
  • Non-EEA € 13,250 per module
  • 12 months

This Masters programme provides advanced linguistic and technical training in order to prepare linguists for careers in several areas of specialised language work in which there is a rapidly growing demand.

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Technology and Learning (M.Sc./P.Grad.Dip)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 2,750 per year
  • Non-EEA € 11,500 per year
  • 24 months

The course aims to meet the needs of 21st century learners, teachers, instructors and researchers in the context of the emerging Knowledge Society, by providing its students with the opportunity to participate in a research led Masters programme exploring the integration of learning and technology. The focus for the students is on technology mediated transformative learning experiences. The course addresses areas such as creativity, critical reflection, collaboration and meta-cognition through the active design, construction, use and evaluation of a range of learning technologies. Course learning activities and themes are research led and are closely aligned with the ongoing research activities of the Centre for Research in IT in Education.

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Education (M.Ed.)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 6,645 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,645 per year
  • 12 months

This course is aimed at professional practitioners or those with an interest in education who wish to deepen their understanding of this field. The course also aims to develop skills in the field of educational research (both numerical and non-numerical methods).

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Educational Guidance and Counselling Specialism
  • Dec 2015
    Not specified
  • 12 months

This is an ideal programme for guidance counsellors, principals, deputy principals, adult education officers, school chaplains, subject teachers and professionals in the general field of mental health. Candidates will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and professional experience.

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Teaching, Learning and Scholarship, Specialist Diploma
  • Sep 2015
    Not specified
  • Not specified

The overarching objective of the Specialist Diploma in Teaching Learning and Scholarship is to align with the professional activities of early career academics and doctoral candidates in order to provide an accredited programme for developing high level, evidence-based competence in teaching, learning, scholarship and innovation in higher education settings.

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Education (Music)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 5,182 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,035 per year
  • 12 months

The Graduate Diploma in Education (Music) is a one-year, full-time initial teacher education programme specially designed to meet the needs of graduates who wish to become teachers of music in secondary schools. This course is run in conjunction with the Irish World Music Centre.

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Education
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,841 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,500 per year
  • Not specified

This two-year part-time Master of Education degree will enhance the professional development of educators in a collaborative and supportive environment. It gives teachers the critical space to explore and reflect upon their practices in the school, contextualising these experiences within educational theory, pedagogy and policy. It offers an opportunity for critical reflection on what you have experienced and the exploration of new ideas and opportunities.

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English-Taught Education

Many universities in Ireland offer study programmes taught in English. Studying abroad in English-taught classes makes it easier to transfer your acquired knowledge to other countries. Furthermore, English-taught education will ensure international career opportunities in the future. Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find an English course on Language Learning Portal or assess your level of English by taking the IELTS language test.