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Monaghan Institute link with St. Angela’s College, Sligo

Posted on June 13, 2018

Are you interested in becoming a Home Economics Teacher? If so, then read on!

Monaghan Institute is involved in an Access to Post Primary Teaching Programme (APT) with St Angela’s College, Sligo.

St Angela’s has developed a QQI – FET link with Monaghan Institute, to give Further Education students a direct entry route into the following Bachelor of Arts/Professional Masters in Education (BAPME) Initial Teacher Education (ITE) programmes which are available through the APT Project at St. Angela’s:

  • AS001–Home Economics & Biology Second Level Teaching
  • AS002–Home Economics & Religious Education Second Level Teaching
  • AS003–Home Economics & Irish Second Level Teaching

How do you get involved?

A total of 10 places have been reserved for students who are interested in participating. If you’d like to get involved, you must complete a variety of in-reach and outreach activities throughout the academic year, achieve a QQI-FET qualification with 8 distinctions in the year prior to entering St. Angela’s, and apply for entry into one of St. Angela’s Initial Teacher Education (ITE) programmes through the CAO with a start date of September 2019.

Find out more

Read the APT Brochure
Read the Student Briefing Document
For more information on St. Angela’s ITE programmes, please click here  & see the “Undergraduate” section

If you have specific questions about the APT Project, please contact: 

Dr Andrea Lynch
Access to Post-Primary Teaching (APT) Project
School of Education, National University of Ireland Galway
Telephone: 087-112-9868
Email: andrea.lynch@nuigalway.ie


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