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Pre-Teaching and Education Studies | PTESX

Course Overview

QQI 5M3635

This course will appeal to anyone interested in teaching, be it at  post-primary level or in adult/further education sectors. Ideal for anyone who would like to gain a solid introduction to the fundamentals of teaching, it will prove to be very popular. The modules are tailored to provide learners with a skill set which will enable them to progress to Teaching or Arts programmes at Third Level.

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Typical Modules

Concepts in Education and Training
Psychology of People
Interpersonal and Group Behaviour
Team Working
Personal and Professional Development
Work Experience
Word Processing
Entry Requirements
Employment Opportunities
  • Applicants must have Leaving Certificate, LCA or equivalent
  • Holders of a QQI Level 4 Award are also eligible to apply
  • Mature learners (over 23) may be exempt from the above academic requirements
  • In addition applicants will have to undertake an interview
  • Institutes of Technology and other colleges around the country offer opportunities for further studies.
  • The qualification may entitle award holders to apply for Teaching/Arts programmes.
This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.