EU Year 1 €4,120; Year 2 €5,665 / non-EU Year 1 €6,600, Year 2 €9,075
This specialisation is of interest to teachers of science in second level schools, and others with a professional interest in science education. The course is designed to: (i) extend participants knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice of science education in Ireland, and internationally; (ii) update participants' knowledge of their subject specialism.
The contexts of science education Learning theories in science education The student in science education Research issues in science education
The course has a taught component and a dissertation. The duration will normally be two years part-time or one year full time.