Master of Education Art

Master of Education - Art

MQF Level: 7

ECTS Value: 90 ECTS

​​Start Date: September

Duration: 3 Years (Part-time)

Programme Description

This programme is targeted towards professionals who wish to enhance their skills and competences in pedagogy. The target audience is graduates wishing to join the education sector as an Art educator, or persons already within the education sector who wish to pursue an initial teacher training programme. It aims to equip participants with the necessary tools and competences to teach effectively in the 21st century classroom whilst fostering a supportive and inclusive environment for learning.

Entry Requirements

Applicants are to be in possession of:

  1. A Bachelor’s Degree (MQF Level 6 with a minimum of 180 ECTS) with a minimum of 60 ECTS in the area of Fine Arts or a cognate area deemed relevant by the Institute for Education.*

*Applicants will be required to present a potfolio illustrating their work and training in relation to the subject area prior to acceptance to the programme. Applicants may also be required to sit for an interview.

Course Outline

First Year Compulsory

Second Year Compulsory

Electives (6 ECTS should be chosen):

Third Year Compulsory

Code Description Credits

N.B. Please note that while the above provides an indication of the overall programme structure, the years in which modules are delivered may change or be replaced as part of the Institute for Education’s administrative processes.


Applications for the Master of Education Art programme open mid-May of each year with programmes commencing the following September​. When open, interested applicants may apply through the Institute for Education’s online portal

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