UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

History of Education

The course critically analyses the experience of education and learning from the 18th Century to the present day. You will engage with oral, written and visual sources in an exciting intellectual atmosphere. The knowledge, skills and understanding you gain will provide a solid foundation for career development.

Course modules

Core modules: Debates in the history of education; what is education? Options: Optional modules are chosen from a wide range in education and history to suit individual needs.

Assessment methods

Teaching and learning methods include lectures, seminars, discussions, visits, walking tours and collaborative work. Assessment takes place through 5,000 word essays and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode 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 Distance learning (full-time) - 1 years
MA Mixed mode - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MA Distance learning - 2 years
MA Mixed mode - 2 years
MA Variable - 4 years
MA Distance learning - 4 years
MA Mixed mode - 4 years

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Key information

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0207 331 5100