Liverpool Hope University
Disability Studies and Philosophy of Education
The programme is designed for practising teachers, educators and others with a personal or professional interest in the field of education. The programme aims to provide opportunities for engagement with the key theories, concepts and ideas in education. This programme is part of the �Interdisciplinary Studies in Education� suite of research-informed Masters provision. It offers each student a choice of awards that means they can tailor the available provision to their own research interests. By studying at Liverpool Hope University, students will be joining an academic community with a strong record in educational research and will study in a supportive learning environment and be encouraged to develop your own research profile.
Normally a 1st Class or upper 2nd Class Honours degree. Applications from students who do not hold a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) will be asked to demonstrate potential to achieve a Masters award via a sample of academic writing and interview before an offer is made. Please note that a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) is required for students where they are required to visit settings other than their own. For students whose 1st language is not English there is a language requirement of IELTS 6.5 overall (reading 6, writing 6), TOEFL IBT 87, or other equivalent recognised English language qualification.
Disability studies block: Critical disability theory; modelling disability. Philosophy in education block: Core philosophers of education; philosophical methods; moral development theory; critical and radical pedagogies.
Assessment is based on a research dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Whole course (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,500 per Whole course (home fees)||36 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Hope Park||Liverpool||L16 9JD||North West|
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