St Mary's University College, Belfast

St Mary's University College, Belfast

Education

The programme provides teachers and education-related professionals with the opportunity to engage in informed debate about major issues in education and training; reflect in depth on the relationship between theory and practice in their professional context; develop further their competences within their specialist areas; keep abreast of research and developments in education; and design, conduct and critically appraise research.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a qualified teacher status and an Honours degree or equivalent qualification; Honours degree or equivalent plus or least 2 years' professional experience in an education or training context.

Course modules

Modules include: Curriculum development and primary education; early years education; education management and school organisation; English and literacy in the curriculum; Irish and Irish-medium education; pastoral issues; effective teaching; special education; developing physical education, school sport and coaching.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework; there are no formal written examinations; there is a 15-20,000 word dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Self-funding; some sponsorship from student's employer.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (England) 3 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,350 per Module (International) 3 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Scotland) 3 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Wales) 3 years
Advanced Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,350 per Module (International) 1 years
Advanced Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
Advanced Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
Advanced Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Wales) 1 years
Advanced Certificate Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (England) 1 years
DASE Part-time September 2016 GBP 970 per Module (England) 2 years
DASE Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,350 per Module (International) 2 years
DASE Part-time September 2016 GBP 970 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
DASE Part-time September 2016 GBP 970 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
DASE Part-time September 2016 GBP 970 per Module (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St Mary's University College, Belfast Belfast BT12 6FE Northern Ireland

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