University of Bolton

University of Bolton

E-Learning for Educationalists

The course focuses on aspects of education; for instance, vocational learning, information technology, inclusive education, management, research and planning.

Entry requirements

An Upper 2nd Class (2.1) Honours degree and a PGCE (or equivalent); if English is not a 1st language, applicants need a recognised English language qualification at the appropriate level for this course, i.e. IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Research awareness and support skills (20 credits) or where more appropriate research methods: field studies (20 credits); organisational management (20 credits); curriculum studies (20 credits); information communication technology in education (20 credits); computer-supported collaborative leaning and e-tutoring (20 credits); plus 1 optional module: work-based module B developments (20 credits); work-based module B case study (20 credits); research methods: field studies (20 credits); vocational education and development (20 credits); the concept and implementation of design and technology (20 credits); competency-based training in vocational education (20 credits); staff development and appraisal in vocational education (20 credits); information technology: the impact on technical education (20 credits); the struggle for inclusive education (20 credits); transformative education in an inclusive context (20 credits); human resource management (20 credits); marketing (20 credits); plus the dissertation.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bolton Bolton BL3 5AB North West

Key information

Telephone number: 
01204 903903