Award Title: QQI Level 5 – Education & Training
Duration: One year – September 2024 to May 2025.
PRE-TEACHING (QQI Level 5)
This full-time one-year programme is aimed at those who wish to pursue teaching as a career. It will concentrate on skills and knowledge essential to a teacher. It mainly
prepares students for entry into Arts Degree programmes for second level teaching.
Having completed this course students can apply for a Level 8 degree and then progress to a Professional Masters in Education Primary, subject to achieving the required grade in Irish.
* It should be noted that there is no direct link from a QQI Level
5 Award into Primary Teaching in Ireland at present.
- Concepts in Education & Training
- Interpersonal & Group Behaviour
- Work Experience
- Research & Study Skills
- Approaches to Early Childhood Education
- Understanding Special Needs
All Modules are subject to change.
Leaving Certificate or QQI Level 4, or equivalent standard of education. All applicants are subject to an interview and an online assessment. Depending on work placement setting, Garda Vetting may also be required.