Nottingham Trent University
Computing in Education
This course is ideal if you are a teacher or educator in a variety of subjects. It will not only improve your knowledge of new technologies and computer science, but also how to use these to enhance your classroom learning. Recent changes to the curriculum for primary and secondary computer science has left many educational professionals with gaps in their ICT knowledge. This innovative new course aims to bridge these gaps with practical technical knowledge supported by critical analysis of computing science in education and teaching.
A good UK honours degree or equivalent from a recognised university at a minimum 2.2, or extensive relevant experience, such as three years ICT teaching or industry experience. GCSE mathematics and English at minimum grade C or equivalent. Access to an educational environment in order to complete your research interest in education (this would include working in a school as a teacher, teaching assistant, support assistant, or technician). A Disclosure and Barring Service check (formerly known as a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) disclosure).
Modules include: developing digital literacy in the classroom; computational thinking in the curriculum; creativity and innovation using technology; programming for the classroom; engaging learners in computer science; anticipating and responding to technological change in an educational setting; research skills or research in a professional context; dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||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 evening||£ 780 per Credit (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time evening||£ 5,900 per Credit (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Clifton Campus||Nottingham||NG11 8NS||East Midlands|