ERIC Number: ED313320
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
The Irish System of Teacher Education. Part 1. (Including Appendix 1). Series 89/5a.
Dublin Univ. (Ireland). Dept. of Teacher Education.
An overview is presented of the system of education in Ireland, with special reference to teacher education. Educational requirements for the early grades are briefly covered, and changing patterns in schooling are pointed out. The system of higher education is outlined prior to a more in-depth description of the system of teacher education. Included in the description are the qualifications to teach in secondary schools, training for primary education, and degree awarding systems. A discussion of the education and training of teachers in the University of Dublin, Trinity College includes admission requirements, subjects offered, administrative arrangements, the higher diploma in education, and compulsory courses. Appended are the current syllabuses for English and mathematics for the intermediate certificate at the higher and lower levels. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dublin Univ. (Ireland). Dept. of Teacher Education.
Identifiers - Location: Ireland