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(Education) in Mathematics and Computer Science

University of Limerick

48 months
Duration
16465 EUR/year
7354 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
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Start date

About

The (Education) in Mathematics and Computer Science at University of Limerick is for those interested in Mathematics, Computer Science and understanding how these disciplines underpin modern technology, as well as having a flair for working with people.

Overview

About (Education) in Mathematics and Computer Science at University of Limerick

The School of Education at UL is one of the largest suppliers of teachers in Ireland. As a graduate of LM097, you will be amongst the first teachers qualified to teach Computer Science in Ireland.

UL's School of Education is the largest post-primary teacher education provider in the state and is ranked in the top 100 universities in the world for Education programmes. University of Limerick is also ranked within the top 75 universities in Europe for excellence in teaching and learning.

This degree, with a specialism in teaching Mathematics and Computer Science, is designed to produce graduates with the mathematical knowledge and skills to satisfy the needs of Irish Second-level schools in teaching the Maths curriculum. Graduates will also be qualified to teach the new Leaving Certificate Computer Science curriculum, as well as short courses in coding and digital literacy for junior cycle.

The School of Education at UL is one of the largest suppliers of teachers in Ireland. As a graduate of this programme, you will be;

  • Equipped with the skills necessary to teach a brand new Leaving Cert subject;
  • Amongst the first teachers qualified to teach Computer Science in Ireland;
  • Highly skilled in IT and Mathematics should you choose not to teach;
  • Well placed to avail of many opportunities for further study in UL and elsewhere, stemming from the programme.

Careers

Graduates will be eligible for appointment to all second-level schools (vocational, secondary, community and comprehensive). Graduates will be able to teach Mathematics, Computer Science and Coding.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algebra & Discrete Mathematics
  • Calculus
  • Programming
  • Model-Driven Development
  • Contemporary Understanding and Thinking on Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

EU Applicants deadline

  • The closing date for late applications is 1st May
  • The closing date for normal applications was 1st February

Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are required to hold at the time of enrolment the established Leaving Certificate (or an approved equivalent) with a minimum of six subjects which must include: Two H5 (Higher level) grades and four O6 (Ordinary level) grades or four H7 (Higher level) grades. Subjects must include Mathematics, Irish or another language, and English. Applicants must hold a H4 grade in mathematics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16465 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16465 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7354 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7354 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Limerick

850 - 1150 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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