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Tuition fee £16,000 per year
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We designed this course for education professionals. It will bring you up to date with all the latest theory and research relating to learning, teaching and assessment, and educational policy.

You may not have professional teaching experience, but you can go on placement in an educational setting as part of this course.

There are lectures, seminars and workshops. You’ll get regular meetings with your personal tutor who will support and encourage your learning and understanding.

There are no written formal exams. You’re assessed on coursework and a 15-20,000-word dissertation.

Programme structure

Core modules

Critical Issues in Education and Educational Research
The Practice of Research

Examples of optional modules

Choose two from:
Reflections on Practice in Learning and Teaching
Globalisation and Education
Globalising Curriculum, Assessment and Pedagogy
Developmental Psychology
Psychology and Learning Communities
Quantitative Methodologies in Educational Research
Qualitative Methodologies in Educational Research
Early Childhood 1: Development, Learning and Curriculum
Early Childhood 2: Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood Education
Language Acquisition, Learning and Pedagogy
Language, Society and Education

Structure, teaching and assessment

All MA courses follow a similar pattern with two core modules and two subject-specific modules.

Teaching and learning takes place via lectures, seminars, tutorials, discussion, active inquiry and investigations. Regular meetings with a personal tutor support and encourage your learning and understanding.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States