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Hibernia College   9-10 Fenian Street
Dublin 2

Tel: (01) 661 0168
Fax: (01) 661 0162

 
 
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Post Primary Education - Professional Master of Education


Hibernia College Post Primary Education - Professional Master of Education was established to encourage a broader range of people to consider teaching as a profession by providing a more flexible route to becoming a fully qualified post primary school teacher.


Due to the structure of the programme and the funding eligibility criteria we can only accept applications from Ireland.


Blended online professional master of education


The programme, which blends online content, virtual learning environments and face-to-face delivery, is designed to develop professionals and experts who are positioned to be leaders in the field of post-primary education. The programme is ideal for anyone who does not have easy access to one of the traditional education providers or who doesn’t have time to spend commuting to and from lectures daily.


Online study with Hibernia

Hibernia College has a proven track record in delivering a dynamic online study experience that offer learners maximum support.

Our online model is successful because it is dedicated to helping professionals meet their current work challenges and by continually building on the interactions of students and faculty. We provide you with a personal academic advisor, who will guide you through the programme to ensure your success.


Accredited Post Primary Masters


The programme results in a HETAC Level 9 award. This programme is currently undergoing Teaching Council accreditation and details of the programme may be adapted as part of this process.


Professional Master of Education in Post Primary Education - Subjects


The Professional Master of Education in Post Primary Education is accredited for the following 15 teaching subjects: Gaeilge, English, Modern Languages, History, Geography, CSPE, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Accounting, Business, Economics, Agricultural Science and Music.


Educational background in one of the above subjects is required.

 

 



Master in Primary Education


The master in Primary Education - Professional Master of Education in Post Primary Education was established to encourage a broader range of people to consider primary school teaching as a profession by providing a more flexible route to becoming a fully qualified teacher and it is not a requirement to have prior teaching experience to be eligible to apply for this course.


Due to the structure of the programme and the funding eligibility criteria we can only accept applications from Ireland.


Blended Online Master in Primary Education


The design of the master in primary education, blending online and face-to-face tuition, is ideal for anyone who does not have easy access to one of the traditional education providers or who doesn’t have time to spend commuting to and from lectures daily.


Online study with Hibernia


Hibernia College has a proven track record in delivering a dynamic online study experience that offer learners maximum support.

Our online model is successful because it is dedicated to helping professionals meet their current work challenges and by continually building on the interactions of students and faculty. We provide you with a personal academic advisor, who will guide you through the programme to ensure your success.

Since its first intake of students in 2003, Hibernia College’s primary teacher education has grown to the point where it now provides more primary school teachers each year than any other course in the country. Its graduates now work as teachers and principals in schools nationwide and are highly regarded by the teaching community.


Accredited Master of Primary Education


The programme results in a HETAC Level 9 award.  This programme is currently undergoing Teaching Council accreditation and details of the programme may be adapted as part of this process.


Masters Degree in Primary Education - Subjects


The aim of the degree in primary education is to provide degree holders with the educational tools and applied knowledge to become informed, reflective and pedagogically proficient primary school teachers. The syllabus is divided into eight modules as follows:

Module 1 Foundations of Education 1
Module 2 Core Teaching Methodologies
Module 3 Teaching Subject Mastery
Module 4 Teaching Methodologies
Module 5 School Experience and Professional Practice 1, School Experience and Professional Practice 2, Behavioural Issues and Special Educational Needs
Module 6 Foundations of Education 2
Module 7 Advanced School Experience and Professional Practice
Module 8 Research Methods and Research Project

 



Masters in Regulatory Science


 

Study online with Hibernia College for a Master in Regulatory Science, in a 100% online supportive environment.


Our Master in Regulatory Science is developed to address the need for knowledge concerning current regulatory issues in the drug development and pharmaceutical industry. The programme will give its graduates the required skillset to use regulatory sciences to help ensure patients receive safe, effective and cost efficient medicines.


Regulatory requirements and commercial market dynamics are undergoing rapid, significant changes, creating excellent job opportunities for regulatory science or medical affairs professionals to dramatically affect the future of health care.

 

Online regulatory science degree

 

Hibernia College has a proven track record in delivering a dynamic online study experience that offer learners maximum support.


Our online model is successful because it is dedicated to helping professionals meet their current work challenges and by continually building on the interactions of students and faculty. We provide you with a personal academic advisor, who will guide you through the programme to ensure your success.


International masters in regulatory science

 

The Masters in Regulatory Science is an internationally recognised degree. This degree is a valuable addition to any CV/resume and shows that your knowledge is up to date with best international regulatory science practices.


Regulatory requirements and commercial market dynamics create interesting dynamics in emerging markets where resources and skills can be scarce. The specialisation in regulatory science will enable you understand and navigate the complex dynamics of the health care industry.

 

100% online and flexible


This programme is delivered 100% online which ensures that you can continue to pursue you masters, while not having to travel or take time off from other professional or personal engagements.


Masters in Regulatory Science courses

 

The courses delivered on this Master in Regulatory Science include: Ethics, Writing and Evaluating a CTD, Regulatory Sciences and Generics and Biosimilars, Regulatory Sciences and Complementary and Traditional Medicines, Regulatory Sciences and Medical Devices, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory Affairs, Research Methods, Leadership and Negotiation, Statistics and Clinical Trial Management, Health Economics, Applied Research Project


Career Opportunities


This M.Sc. in Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy specialising in Regulatory Sciences is an excellent pathway for healthcare professionals who wish to apply the latest innovations and best practices in the field of regulatory science and the medicine approval process, and for those wishing to gain leadership and career progression within the health care industry.





Masters in Teaching and Learning


Study online with Hibernia College for a master in education, MA in Teaching and Learning, in a 100% online supportive environment.


Our master in education is designed for those passionate for education and equips you with the knowledge and skills necessary to deal with current issues in the modern classroom. Graduates from this programme will be able to apply their new skills regardless of the age of the students with whom they work, or the field they work in, be it education, educational publishing or the ed tech development industry.


Our master in education has excellent career prospects. The UN estimates 8 million extra teachers are needed worldwide by 2015, and UNESCO projects that 6.8 million are needed for primary education.


Online education degree

 

Hibernia College makes it possible for you to take an online education degree. Our degree offers you a dynamic online study experience with maximum support to ensure your success.


Hibernia College has a proven track record in delivering online programmes. The online MA in education is delivered by experienced education professionals with a focus on classroom application, and offers the tools and knowledge to enable education professionals to bring the latest innovations and best practices into the class setting.


Internationally recognised degree in teaching

 

Hibernia College’s Masters in Teaching and Learning is an internationally recognised degree in teaching.

This teaching degree is a valuable addition to any CV/resume and shows that your teaching methods are up to date and in line with best international practice.


100% online master in education

 

This programme is delivered 100% online, which ensures that you can continue to pursue you master in education, while not having to travel or take time off from other professional or personal engagements.


Masters in Teaching and Learning courses

 

The courses delivered on this Masters in Teaching and Learning include: Sociology of Education and Development, Current Perspective on Educational Testing, Leadership in Education, Ethics in Professional Practice, Behavioural and Relationship Challenges, Promoting Social Inclusion, Incorporating Digital Tools into 21st Century Learning Environments, and Research Methods.


Career opportunities


This Masters in Teaching and Learning is an excellent pathway for passionate educators and teachers, who wish to bring the latest innovations and best practices into the class room setting, and for those wishing to obtain leadership and career progression within the educational environment.

 


Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Medicine (MSc)


Developed by Hibernia College with key opinion leaders


Hibernia College, in partnership with personnel from Pfizer, Novartis, Sanofi, Quintiles, Icon, Lincoln Research, the EMA, the MCC of South Africa, Eupati, Harvard, IE Business School, TCD, UWC, University of Basel and the Vienna School of Clinical Research has developed the M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Medicine, a 100% online work-based programme that has been described as the ‘Executive MBA of the pharmaceutical industry’.


From molecule to market place


The two year Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Medicine is suitable for employees in the pharmaceutical and health-care industries and will give you the essential skills to solve the medical, scientific and economic challenges in today’s industry. You will systematically understand the development process from discovery through research and development to regulatory approval and commercialization.


Flexible


The program is highly flexible to help balance work, life and study and while the entire course takes 2 years, students can take 6 month certificates that build towards the full award.


Global Network


Due to the online nature of this course you are interacting with professionals, like yourself, from all over the world. Your studies do not require you to travel or to take any time off work and your company knows you receive the same education whether based in Boston or Bangalore.

Our students come from areas such as medical and regulatory affairs, product and portfolio management, clinical research and development, clinical trial management, preclinical research, drug safety, pharmacoeconomics, marketing and market access.


Graduates from industry leaders


With graduates from over 45 countries working with Pfizer, Novartis, the EMA, Roche, Biogen, Johnson and Johnson, Bayer, Astra Zeneca, Leo, Ranbaxy, generic companies and CRO’s:  you will join a truly valuable network, especially when you consider graduates have become Vice President’s in Medical Affairs, Global Heads of Quality Assurance, Regional Medical Directors and elected to scientific advisory boards within their organizations.


Leading international faculty


The Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Medicine from Hibernia College brings to your workplace leading international faculty from industry, regulatory agencies and academia to create a learning experience that will help you to take advantage of the opportunities emerging in the pharma industry.


100% Online


The Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Medicine is delivered 100% online through two main forms of e-learning: online lessons and engaging tutorials, allowing you to study the course wherever you are and, as much as possible, at the times that suit you. You can meet fellow students in person at two optional face to face modules. These are currently “Ethics” and “Leadership” and are taught in Dublin and Cambridge, MA.

 

Highest quality education in medicines development


The Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Medicine was the world’s first IMI Pharmatrain Centre of Excellence, recognizing that our students receive the highest quality education available in medicines development. PharmaTrain is an EU sponsored programme providing a comprehensive solution for the training needs of the European pharmaceutical industry. As we are an online College, we can share the benefits of this project with the world. In a global industry it is essential that we all can learn from each other.


Modules


The Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Medicine consists of 10 discrete modules covering the key areas in a medicines lifecycle, plus a research project:


  • Ethics
  • Core Competencies in Pharmaceutical Medicine
  • Pharmacovigilence
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Discovery and Formulation of New Medicines
  • Drug Development and Therapeutics
  • Research Methods
  • Leadership and Negotiation
  • Clinical Trials, Knowledge Management and Statistics
  • Health Economics
  • Applied Research Project
  • An honors bachelor degree in a related discipline (Level 8 according to the Bologna Qualifications Framework).
  • Experience working in the medical, pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries


Minimum Entry Requirements


Applications from candidates who do not have the minimum entry requirements will be considered on the basis of their experience in the pharmaceutical industry, other qualifications and an interview, subject to QQI regulations.

As all tuition and examinations at Hibernia College are conducted through English, prospective students whose mother tongue is not English will need to demonstrate that they have sufficient language skills to cope with the academic demands of their course and benefit fully from their period of study.


Accreditation


The current programme is accredited by the QQI  at post graduate level 9 on the National Framework of Qualifications, International Federation of Associations of Pharmaceutical Physicians (IFAPP) and Pharmatrain. 


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