Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education

This award is ideal if you are a STEM educator from primary, secondary or higher education. It gives you the opportunity to explore issues relating to science, design and technology, engineering and mathematics education, drawing on expertise in both STEM subjects and pedagogy.

Entry requirements

A PGCE in science teaching with 60 credits successfully assessed at M level. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered. Appropriate experience in an educational setting. Applicants will complete a Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly known as a Criminal Records Bureau, or CRB, disclosure).

Course modules

Core modules: developing STEM education; research in a professional context; dissertation. Optional modules: human resource management in education: a comparative perspective; leading learning beyond the classroom; mentoring in an educational setting; writing for publication.

Assessment methods

Each module has an assignment attached to it that is linked to your own experience, applying theory and practice and ensuring that your own working practices gain practical benefits from your study.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,100 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus Nottingham NG11 8NS East Midlands

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Admissions Team
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