This course draws on research expertise in philosophy, politics, psychology and sociology and combines research training with specialised education modules. It aims to help students achieve a critical conceptual understanding of practice, thought, evidence and theory relating to recent developments in education which they will then be able to apply to their own professional context.
A 2.1 Honours degree in a related subject; applicants are expected to demonstrate a real interest in education and have a background in educational research, education, educational psychology or social science research; applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and/or relevant professional experience are considered on an individual basis. Some experience of teaching in a school, college, university or work-place setting is desirable but not essential; applicants whose 1st language is not English must have a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
0191 208 6569