MA Education

Anglia Ruskin University

Program Description

MA Education

Anglia Ruskin University

  • Course duration: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
  • Teaching times: Thursday daytime, Tuesday evening (please note that these vary each year).

Overview

Whatever educational setting you work in, and whatever the stage of your career and the role you currently do, our MA offers the opportunity to develop and enhance your professional skills and understanding of contemporary professional practice.

With content relating to schools, further and higher education institutions and other educational settings that reflects global approaches to educational policy and social justice, this is a course with broad appeal.

Whether you’re a classroom teacher or in a managerial or leadership role, whether you have a number of years of experience or you’re at the start of your career, studying for the MA Education will make a highly valuable contribution to your continuing professional development and be useful evidence for meeting performance objectives.

With the opportunity to tailor your studies and carry out research to focus on your particular interests, you'll certainly find opportunities to link the new theories you learn with your everyday practice, enhancing and improving the pupil or student experience in your place of work. Studying alongside people from a range of different backgrounds and fields of education will also enrich your student experience.

Core modules

  • Investigating Education through Research
  • Major Project

Optional modules

  • Key Issues and Themes in Education
  • National & International Policy Perspectives
  • Specialist Studies in Learning and Teaching
  • Professional Enquiry in Education

Assessment

You’ll be assessed in a range of ways to demonstrate your understanding of each module. Collaborative group work and peer review are key and each module has the equivalent of a 6,000 word written assessment. Usually your Major Project will be a written research report of 15,000 words.

Entry requirements

Normally applicants should have a first degree, with honours, or equivalent. Exceptional entry is offered to professionals with extensive professional experience. Arrangements also exist to incorporate Accredited Prior Learning (APL). If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated March 7, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Jan. 2017
Sept. 2016
Duration
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1 - 2 years
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Start date Jan. 2017
Place
United Kingdom Cambridge, England
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Duration 1 - 2 years
Price - UK/EU: £6,100; International: £11,200
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
United Kingdom Cambridge, England
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End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 2 years
Price - UK/EU: £6,100; International: £11,200