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Postgraduate Diploma in Arts in Teaching & Learning in Higher Education

PGDip in Arts
Programme Code: CR_HTCHL_9
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, Part Time
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:9
Embedded Award:Yes
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:September 2018

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A broad knowledge of emerging teaching and learning methodologies that support planned student learning
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) A critical awareness of issues affecting student learning in Higher Education
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) Advanced levels of skills in pedagogical methodologies
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to select and implement effective methodologies that support diversity in student learning
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to act as a professional practitioner in a variety contexts within their discipline area.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to act as a champion for teaching and learning within their discipline area.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to apply continuing professional development principles to improve their modules, programmes and teaching practice
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) A contribution to the discourse on higher education generally and on the scholarship of teaching and learning in particular

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
EDUC9043 Teaching and Learning in HE
EDUC9044 Learning Technology
EDUC9045 Assessment & Feedback

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
EDUC9046 Curriculum Design & Evaluation
Group Elective 1
Module Code Module Title
EDUC9047 Contemporary Issues in HE
EDUC9048 Publishing Pract. Research
Group Elective 2
Module Code Module Title
EDUC9049 Research Supervision
EDUC9041 RPL:Policy, Practice, Pedagogy
EDUC9050 Mentoring in HE
Module Code Module Title
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

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