University of Bolton

University of Bolton

Educational Management

Advanced courses in education focus on clear principles: learners and learning, professional practice in education and training, and quality and excellence in professional development.

Entry requirements

At least an upper 2nd Class Honours degree and a PGCE or equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English require a recognised English language qualification at the appropriate level for this course, i.e. IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course 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); human resource management (20 credits); marketing (20 credits); plus 1 option from: 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); information communication technology in education (20 credits); computer-supported collaborative leaning and e-tutoring (20 credits); the struggle for inclusive education (20 credits); transformative education in an inclusive context (20 credits); plus the dissertation.


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

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