Bachelor of Science (Education) in Mathematics and Computer Science
NFQ Level 8 major Award Honours Bachelor Degree
Please note that the first intake for this course will be in September 2020
If you are interested in Mathematics, Computer Science and understanding how these disciplines underpin modern technology, as well as having a flair for working with people, then this course might be for you.
Did You Know?
The School of Education at UL is one of the largest suppliers of teachers in Ireland. As a graduate of LM097, you will be amongst the first teachers qualified to teach Computer Science in Ireland.
Why Study This Programme?
UL's School of Education is the largest post-primary teacher education provider in the state and is ranked in the top 150 universities in the world for Education programmes. University of Limerick is also ranked within the top 75 universities in Europe for excellence in teaching and learning.
This degree, with a specialism in teaching Mathematics and Computer Science, is designed to produce graduates with the mathematical knowledge and skills to satisfy the needs of Irish Second-level schools in teaching the Maths curriculum. Graduates will also be qualified to teach the new Leaving Certificate Computer Science curriculum, as well as short courses in coding and digital literacy for junior cycle.
The School of Education at UL is one of the largest suppliers of teachers in Ireland. As a graduate of this programme, you will be;
- Equipped with the skills necessary to teach a brand new Leaving Cert subject;
- Amongst the first teachers qualified to teach Computer Science in Ireland;
- Highly skilled in IT and Mathematics should you choose not to teach;
- Well placed to avail of many opportunities for further study in UL and elsewhere, stemming from the programme.