A POSTGRADUATE diploma/masters in education in higher education will be offered in Carlow College from September 2012.
Carlow College and the School of Education in Trinity College Dublin will run the postgraduate diploma/M.Ed degree which will be awarded by Trinity College Dublin.
The course is designed to serve third level lecturers (including postdoctoral staff ) who are new to teaching in higher education and more experienced colleagues who wish to develop and enrich their own practice.
The course has been constructed to enhance the work of academics as educators through supporting and enhancing the teaching and learning experience at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
It aims to foster a critical understanding of the scholarship of learning and teaching in higher education and to encourage academic awareness and critiques of theory and practice. This course is part of the development of the on-going relationship between Trinity College Dublin and Carlow College.
Anyone interested in applying should make immediate contact with the Registrar, Carlow College at firstname.lastname@example.org.