Claire Walsh

Coordinator BSc, MBS, Grad Dip in ED.

Contact Details

Applied Studies Coordinator
Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences
Faculty of Education and Health Sciences
University of Limerick
V94 T9PX
T: +353-61-233246


Claire joined the Physical Education and Sport Science Department in September 2016 and is currently working as Applied Studies Coordinator in the department. 

Research Interests

National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NCCA)

Claire is currently involved with the NCCA in the Senior Cycle Physical Education (SCPE) pilot project. 

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Physical Education Association of Ireland Member /


  Year Institution Qualification Subject
2011 University of Limerick Postgraduate Diploma Physical Education
2008 Michael Smurfit School of Business, University College Dublin MBS Project Management
2006 University College Dublin BSc (Hons) Sports Management

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests

Currently teaching on the BSc in Physical Education and BSc in Sport and Exercise Science. Teaching on the following modules: 

BSc in Physical Education:
PY4081: Pedagogy of Invasion Games
PY4031: Foundations of Teaching and Learning in Physical Education
PY4075: Pedagogy of Athletics/Outdoor Education 
PY4102: Introduction to Fundamental Motor Skills
PY4046: Pedagogy of Dance/Gymnastics
PY4078: Youth Sport and Policy

BSc in Sport and Exercise Science: 

SS4422: Exercise and Fitness

Also act as School Placement Supervisor and Final Year Project Supervisor.