Bangor University

Bangor University

Education Studies

Students on this course undertake a placement at either a nursery, primary, secondary or special education school or at a college of further education where they observe classroom teaching, management, curricula and assessment strategies used by teachers and have first-hand experience of the UK education system.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree is required and relevant work experience as a teacher/lecturer or teaching assistant is preferred. Applicants who are not native English speakers should have either an IELTS result of 6.0 or above, with no individual score lower than 5.5. Students with lower scores may undertake a pre-sessional English course at ELCOS the University's English language centre. Applicants may be required to be interviewed in person.

Course modules

Curriculum development (30 credits); assessment in education (30 credits); educational leadership and management (30 credits); research methods (30 credits); dissertation (60 credits); placement module (students will have a period of placement in local schools) (20 credits).

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 834 per Module (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 834 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 834 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 834 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 15 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 15 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 15 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 15 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

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