30 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 30 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 30 Master's programmes. You can also read more about the Education discipline in general, or about studying in Ireland.

Suggested Master's Programmes

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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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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Child Protection and Welfare
  • Oct 2015
  • EEA € 6,000 per year
  • Non-EEA € 9,500 per year
  • 24 months

The M.Sc. is designed to build on the Postgraduate Diploma in Child Protection and Welfare, which counts as year 1 of this two-year part-time postgraduate programme. The M.Sc. aims to develop applied research skills in the field of child protection and welfare.

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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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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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Child, Family and Community Studies
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 5,400 per year
  • Non-EEA € 11,000 per year
  • 12 months

This programme will be of interest to graduates of early education, social care, psychology, sociology, community studies and related disciplines, as well as professionals in the broad social services delivery area (example, social work, youth work, teaching,community work, early education, family support work).

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Community Education, Equality and Social Activism (CEESA)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 5,160 per year
  • Non-EEA € 13,000 per year
  • 12 months

This course brings together experienced activists in community education and social movements with newcomers interested in social justice to create new knowledge and develop alternatives. Will you join us on this learning journey?

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Professional Master of Education
  • Dec 2015
  • EEA € 3,755 per year
  • Non-EEA € 6,315 per year
  • 24 months

The Professional Master of Education addresses the need for a flexible evening teacher education qualification for those who hold an approved undergraduate degree and who wish to become teachers in second-level schools.

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Education and Training Management (Leadership)
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,045 per year
  • Non-EEA € 6,900 per year
  • 24 months

The Graduate Diploma/M.Sc in Education and Training Management programme consists of two strands: Leadership and E-Learning. The programme is currently run on a part-time basis over two academic years. The programme may be offered on a full-time basis over one academic year.

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Art & Design Education
  • Sep 2015
  • EEA € 4,140 per year
  • Non-EEA € 9,250 per year
  • 24 months

The programme is aimed at art educators working within a wide range of educational sectors who are interested in further developing their knowledge and skills in the area of visual arts education.

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Ireland

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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.