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ECS204 Quality Awareness in Early Learning
Beginning: Friday, Oct. 4, 2019
The OECD (2006) identified the following aspects of quality in childcare contexts which we can evaluate and measure: • Orientation quality • Structural quality • Educational concept and practice • Operational quality • Child outcome quality/performance standards • Parent/community outreach and participation • Interaction or process quality This module addresses all of the above aspects of quality and explores the history and context of quality in ECCE services.
Credits: 10. Cost: €660.
2019/10/04 €660
ED6175 MedTech Resources to Engage Primary and Secondary Students in STEM
Beginning: Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019
This programme has ten places available for five primary and five secondary school teachers, with priority placement given to teachers from DEIS schools. Participants will learn about and receive resources for the classroom including science engagement activities, science capital teaching approach methods, and lesson plan kits developed by teachers for teachers, that are linked with the primary and junior cycle science curricula.
Credits: 10. Cost: €TBC.
2019/10/15 €TBC
MA1152 Mathematics
Beginning: Monday, Oct. 21, 2019
The aim of this module is to introduce the basic mathematical principles, techniques and applications that are useful for students in business, economics, management and the social sciences. This is not a course in pure mathematics – each topic in the module will have relevant, real-life applications. There will be an emphasis on mathematical modelling of practical problems Deadline for applications: 14 October 2019
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2019/10/21 €390
ECS308 Effective Leadership and Professionalism for the Early Years Sector
Beginning: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019
Within the Early Childhood field, there is growing evidence linking the role of leadership to the improvement of quality within Early Years provision for young children and their families. Furthermore, leadership is viewed as one of the key ingredients required in order to ensure the continued professionalisation of the sector. This module examines leadership qualities and skills — what they are, and how to develop them — in the context of early childhood education and care.
Credits: 10. Cost: €660.
2019/11/02 €660
EOS1201 The Peopled Planet
Beginning: Monday, Nov. 4, 2019
This 8 week module investigates the interaction of humans with the planet. Topics covered will include human evolution, the exploitation of natural resources (including ores, non-metallic mineral resources, soils, construction materials, and energy sources), the influence of the natural environment on societies and health, and the challenges to societies and their infrastructures posed by geological conditions and events.
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2019/11/04 €390
TE1105 Effective Leadership
Beginning: Friday, Nov. 15, 2019
Effective Leadership is pivotal to successful organisational and sectoral performance. In this module, you will learn about leadership theories, typologies and taxonomies. Such a foundation is seen as strengthening leadership styles, optimising organisational and sectoral culture and driving overall success. You will explore how leadership styles, underpin innovation, facilitate individual empowerment and responsibility and build effective teams.
Credits: 5. Cost: €330.
2019/11/15 €330
NU6622 Clinical Supervision: Supporting CPD (Semester 2)
Beginning: Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020
This module on clinical supervision (CS) aims to provide the students with the required knowledge and practical skills to become effective supervisees/supervisors, and will thus enhance the implementation of CS frameworks in practice. Application deadline 31 October.
Credits: 10. Cost: €850.
2020/01/09 €850
MK7108 Marketing Analytics & Research
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
Successful organisations direct all their efforts to giving customers what they want, while still earning a profit. The critical factor in such market dominance is the extensive use of data from Marketing Research. To be truly marketing orientated, companies have to make data work and be information driven. Marketers must actively engage with data searches, analyse, summarisation, interpretation, visualisation and presentation for intelligent marketing decision making and action.
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2020/01/13 €390
MG7102 Leading and Managing People
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
This course provides a solid foundation to the study of Leading and Managing People. The material delivered and presented highlights the practicality of the issues involved in work and employment, and specifically in managing and leading people. People management is essentially about leading and managing people in a way that both maximises and rewards the contribution each individual makes in the organisation.
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2020/01/13 €390
MG8102 Contemporary Management Thought (Semester 2)
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
The central aim of this module is to examine the theory and practice of the management process today. It discusses the core concepts of management and the role of the manager, the skills and ability they require to manage the organisation successfully. Furthermore, it focuses on the manager as a person, their personal characteristics, values and attitudes and how these elements can impact and influence the organisation and its culture. Application Deadline 8 January 2020
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2020/01/13 €390
EC426.3 Ireland in the Global Economy
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
This module explores Ireland’s economic experience in the global economy using a comparative historical approach, grounded in an understanding of globalisation as a process of economic integration. The module aims to: explore Ireland’s economic experience in the context of globalisation processes. Introduce learners to the approaches and methods of the ‘new comparative economic history’. Deadline for applications: 8 January
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2020/01/13 €390
EC1002 Principles of Macroeconomics
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
This course provides an introduction to core concepts of macroeconomics: how to measure gross domestic product, inflation and unemployment as well as the role played by government fiscal and monetary policy. Macroeconomics is the study of the economy as a whole. The pre-requisite for enrolling on this module is that applicants have completed EC1001 Principles of Microeconomics. Deadline for applications: 8 January
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2020/01/13 €390
MK5129 Inbound Marketing
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
Inbound marketing is used by both global companies (e.g. Starbucks, Taco Bell, American Express, Microsoft, Tesco...the list goes on) and small businesses alike as a means of engaging their target audience, driving quality lead growth and ultimately their bottom line. Application closing date 8 January 2020
Credits: 5. Cost: €435.
2020/01/13 €435
MK5130 Digital Marketing Strategy
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
The aim of this module is to provide students with the knowledge and skill-set to conceptualise and deliver a creative digital marketing campaign, which can be integrated into an overall marketing strategy. Application closing date: 8 January 2020
Credits: 10. Cost: €810.
2020/01/13 €810
MK5104 Marketing Analytics
Beginning: Monday, Jan. 13, 2020
This module will introduce you to the major components of marketing and sales analytics across multiple channels. You will be introduced to how current analytical tools and techniques generate analytics to support data-driven decisions in such areas as marketing insights, competitive analysis, strategy, segmentation, promotions, and a number of approaches to generated social media analytics.
Credits: 5. Cost: €435.
2020/01/13 €435
AR3300 Archaeology in Practice 1
Beginning: Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020
The first part of this module introduces students to the discipline of archaeology and provides the theoretical and methodological foundations for later work. The first weeks are devoted to a series of topics designed to introduce students to modern archaeology, its historical development, aims and practices.
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2020/02/01 €390
EOS1200 Observing Earth
Beginning: Monday, Feb. 10, 2020
This 8 week module will introduce students to an array of remote sensing techniques used in Earth observation. It will include satellite, airborne, and marine based technologies, and cover image processing and interpretation. Case studies will show how this information can be applied to the fields of environmental science, agriculture, archaeology, resource mapping, habitat mapping, natural hazards and land use.
Credits: 5. Cost: €390.
2020/02/10 €390


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