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Module Begins Cost
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
TE164 Learning in Groups
Beginning: Monday, Feb. 3, 2020
Managing learning groups is a key trainer skill. This module helps you develop techniques for analysing group dynamics and examining stages of group development. Workshop 09 and 10 January Closing date: 03 January
Credits: 10. Cost: €760.
2020/02/03 €760
TE1660 Management of Training and Education
Beginning: Monday, Feb. 3, 2020
This module examines key aspects of the management function in training and education. Topics include leadership, motivation, decision-making, change and conflict management. Two day workshop 13 and 14 February Closing date: 03 February
Credits: 10. Cost: €760.
2020/02/03 €760
ECS101 Psychology – The Developing Child 1
Beginning: Friday, Feb. 7, 2020
The objective of this module is to introduce a range of theories in relation to the holistic development of young children and to look at their application in early childhood care and practice settings. The module will also provide students with an insight into atypical child development. The module will look at the role of adults in planning a child-centred environment.
Credits: 10. Cost: €660.
2020/02/07 €660
EYS1115 Contemporary Perspectives on Play, Learning and Pedagogy
Beginning: Friday, Feb. 7, 2020
This module explores contemporary issues and perspectives on play, learning and pedagogy concerning ECEC. Drawing from a range of theoretical perspectives, learners will explore and analyse existing debates, emerging issues and current approaches, with the aim of developing critical and reflective thinking skills, enabling transformative practice within the early years sector.
Credits: 10. Cost: €865.
2020/02/07 €865
ECS202 Implementing the Early Years Curriculum
Beginning: Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020
This module examines underlying theories on educational activities and play for babies and children (0-8). The module examines a range of early childhood educational philosophies, including Montessori, HighScope, Reggio Emilia, Steiner, and ‘Play Based’. In addition, the module analyses Aistear: the Early Childhood Curriculum Framework in relation to devising suitable educational activities and play.
Credits: 10. Cost: €660.
2020/02/08 €660
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
TE1107 Critical Thinking for Leaders
Beginning: Friday, Feb. 28, 2020
This module aims to develop your critical thinking and problem analysis skills to identify effective ways of finding solutions to a range of problems. You will apply core critical thinking skills to real world business and workplace situations. Two day workshop: 05 and 06 March Closing date: 28 February
Credits: 10. Cost: €760.
2020/02/28 €760
TE2102 Business Negotiations
Beginning: Sunday, Mar. 1, 2020
The module introduces you to the concepts and principles that are fundamental to negotiation theory and practices. workshop March Closing date: 28 February
Credits: 5. Cost: €380.
2020/03/01 €380
TE304 eLeadership
Beginning: Friday, Mar. 6, 2020
This module is designed to equip participants with the eLeadership capabilities, communication skills, awareness, knowledge and tools required to navigate and leverage this dynamic environment. One day workshop 13 March One day online tutorial Closing date: 06 March
Credits: 10. Cost: €760.
2020/03/06 €760
ECS307 Understanding Children’s Early Learning
Beginning: Saturday, Mar. 7, 2020
Contemporary understandings of childhood construct the child as an active agent in matters that affect their lives. Underpinned by the sociological understanding of childhood, this approach portrays the young child as an active and confident agent, and as a catalyst for their own learning and development.
Credits: 5. Cost: €330.
2020/03/07 €330
ECS103 Creative Development in Early Childhood
Beginning: Saturday, Mar. 7, 2020
This module will allow students the opportunity to explore and understand their role as facilitators and supporters of creative expression in young children. A theoretical approach will be used to consider the value of extending play through the use of music, movement, storytelling, art and drama in early years’ settings. Application deadline: 18 January.
Credits: 5. Cost: €330.
2020/03/07 €330
ECS103 Creative Development in Early Years
Beginning: Saturday, Mar. 7, 2020
This module will allow students the opportunity to explore and understand their role as facilitators and supporters of creative expression in young children. A theoretical approach will be used to consider the value of extending play through the use of music, movement, storytelling, art and drama in early years’ settings.
Credits: 5. Cost: €330.
2020/03/07 €330
ECS307 Understanding Children’s Early Learning
Beginning: Saturday, Mar. 7, 2020
Learners will explore methods of planning for, implementing and capturing children’s early learning within the Irish context, though this is situated and influenced by broader international contexts. The role of the ECEC practitioner as a co-constructor of knowledge in collaboration with the child, groups of children, with staff teams, families and other stakeholders will be explored.
Credits: 5. Cost: €330.
2020/03/07 €330
CT619 Object Oriented Programming
Beginning: Monday, Mar. 9, 2020
This module provides detailed coverage of Object Oriented (OO) programming principles. It focuses on programming in Java, an OO language that is modern, vendor-independent, and widely used in industry. Recognising that programming requires skill as well as knowledge, this module places emphasis on the practical aspects of developing significant Java programs using a professional development environment.
Credits: 5. Cost: €1100.
2020/03/09 €1100
TE140 Course Delivery
Beginning: Friday, Mar. 20, 2020
Focused on effective facilitation of learning, the module addresses the establishment of a successful learning environment and explores training methods and techniques. workshop 26 March and 27 March Closing date: 20 March
Credits: 5. Cost: €380.
2020/03/20 €380
CT621 Artificial Intelligence
Beginning: Monday, May. 4, 2020
The module begins by examining the concept of AI and as well highlighting some important real-world applications of AI. It then presents search strategies currently employed in AI research. This is developed further by the examination of the functional programming language Prolog. The second half of the module looks at Knowledge Representation and Machine Learning. It also deals with the topic of uncertainty in AI.
Credits: 5. Cost: €1100.
2020/05/04 €1100
CT5114 Distributed Systems and Cloud Technologies
Beginning: Monday, May. 4, 2020
The emphasis in this module will be on explaining and evaluating the standard APIs and frameworks that are commonly used. The module will cover the essential Java language features and APIs that are needed to create network based applications; I/O streams and multithreaded programming support in Java; and the various APIs and frameworks that are used to implement distributed applications.
Credits: 5. Cost: €1100.
2020/05/04 €1100
CT618 Object Oriented Design
Beginning: Monday, May. 4, 2020
This course emphasises a holistic view to the development of software systems: software engineering encompasses technology, business, organisational and human concerns. The course brings together the various software components (technology) and the diverse issues impacting their development (process, project, people) to improve software product quality.
Credits: 10. Cost: €1100.
2020/05/04 €1100
SS123 The Education System of Ireland
Beginning: Thursday, Jun. 25, 2020
This Continuing Professional Development programme is designed to offer teachers the opportunity to study particular aspects of the Irish education system and, concurrently, to study the history, literature and culture of Ireland. It is suitable for elementary and secondary teachers, adult learning practitioners, STEM, minority language and special education teachers, those involved in school administration and graduate researchers.
Credits: 12. Cost: €2200.
2020/06/25 €2200
CT611 Computer Architecture & Operating Systems
Beginning: Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020
This module introduces the structure and operation of the various system components including the CPU, system buses and internal/external memory, with an emphasis on programming techniques and/or access mechanisms for those components.
Credits: 5. Cost: €1100.
2020/08/23 €1100
CT609 Fundamentals of Programming
Beginning: Monday, Oct. 26, 2020
This is intended as a foundational programming module, suitable for students with no previous experience of computer programming as well as those with moderate previous knowledge or knowledge of languages other than C.
Credits: 5. Cost: €1100.
2020/10/26 €1100

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