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Patricia Corrigan

General Information

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Post Primary B.Ed.  Programme
    Coordinator and lecturer on Year 3 ‘Sharing Education’
    Coordinator and lecturer on Year 2 ‘Personal and Professional Studies’
    Personal tutor and Dissertation Supervisor for B.Ed. students
    Observe student teachers’ lessons in the school and FE college settings
    Personal tutor and Dissertation Supervisor
    Secretary, Business and Enterprise Board of Examiners
  • HPAS
    Coordinator and lecturer on ‘Introduction to Management’
  • Post Primary B.Ed. Business and Enterprise Strand
    Coordinator and lecturer on Year 1 Business and Enterprise (B&E) ‘Introduction to Financial Accounting’ and ‘Financial Accounting’
    Coordinator and lecturer on ‘Introduction to Economics’ and ‘Economics’
    Coordinator and lecturer on ‘Introduction to Enterprising Ideas’
    Coordinator and lecturer on ‘Business Strategy and Planning’
    Coordinator and lecturer on ‘General Business Decision Making
    Coordinator and lecturer ‘Operations Management’~
    Lecturer on ‘The Enterprising Business teacher’

External Interests/Community Service

  • Council Member, Council for Catholic Maintained Schools (CCMS)
  • Member of the Education Curricular Committee, CCMS
  • Member of Education Panels for revision of specification and assessment- GCE/GCSE Business Studies; GCE/GCSE Economics – Council for the Curriculum Examinations and Assessment (CCEA)

Research Interests

  • Currently completing Doctor of Education: Learner identity and educational collaboration
  • Member of the research team EntreBRAINeur Phase 2: A study commissioned and funded by The Department of Employment and Learning.

Background & Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Education (Hons) Primary Education with Religious Studies (First Class Honours), Stranmillis University College
  • Master of Education in Pastoral Care (with commendation), Stranmillis University College
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Peace and Conflict Studies with Early Years, University of Ulster.
  • Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (2017)

Research & Scholarship