UCL Institute of Education, University of London

UCL Institute of Education, University of London

Literacy Learning and Literacy Difficulties

The course imparts a deeper understanding of the processes involved in learning to read, write and spell, the sources of difficulties, and approaches to intervention; it enables students to read research critically and to design and conduct their own small-scale research.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in a relevant subject or the equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Literacy development; reading and spelling difficulties; research methods in literacy; the production and comprehension of text.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework assignments and a 20,000 word dissertation or 10,000 word report.

Sponsorship information

Employer or other sponsoring body.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,450 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,725 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 6,150 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Institute of Education, University of London Camden WC1H 0AL South East

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