UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Curriculum, Pedagogy and Assessment

The course will enable students to develop their expertise in curriculum, development, teaching and learning, and assessment practices. Students will be able to analyse and reflect on their professional experience, and examine new developments in policy and practice, giving them the skills to become a successful leader, and helping them to create and sustain change.

Entry requirements

You are required to have a minimum of a 2nd Class UK Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required, a PGCE or an equivalent professional qualification, and two years of teaching experience. If you are unsure whether you meet the entry requirements please apply and we will assess your eligibility. We sometimes require a qualifying essay if you do not meet all our requirements but have relevant teaching experience.

Course modules

Core modules: curriculum design and development; investigating research into schooling, curriculum, teaching and learning. Options: assessment issues and practice; educational testing; assessment for learning; guiding effective learning and teaching.

Assessment methods

Teaching is delivered in collaborative learning groups. Our aim is to develop communities of learners, and we expect students to be active participants in creating new knowledge. All assessment is through coursework.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,145 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,525 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Mixed mode - 1 years
MA Distance learning (full-time) - 1 years
MA Part-time - 4 years
MA Mixed mode - 4 years
MA Distance learning - 4 years
PgCert Full-time - 6 months
PgDip Full-time - 9 months

Campus details

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Key information

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Telephone number: 
0207 331 5100