Buckinghamshire New University

Buckinghamshire New University


Students carry out a sustained research study, critically reviewing the current knowledge base of a specific area of educational practice, synthesising research findings, and reaching appropriate conclusions; candidates are expected to be able to make appropriate recommendations relevant to their area of educational practice; if students need or choose to study a particular aspect of a particular programme, or wish to study over a longer period than the standard part-time course, students can study individual modules as an associate student.

Entry requirements

A postgraduate diploma in education or postgraduate diploma in education (nursing, midwifery and health visiting) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: qualitative research methods and analysis; advanced quantitative research methods; capturing professional education; dissertation.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 2,400 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
High Wycombe Campus High Wycombe HP11 2JZ South East

Key information

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0330 123 2023