University of Bolton

University of Bolton

Teaching and Learning

The course gives applicants an understanding of the principles and practice of effective teaching, including planning, assessment, evaluation, curriculum development and the professional ethics of teaching and learning.

Entry requirements

Honours degree and a teaching qualification which can be either QTS or post-compulsory; or the ability to provide evidence of teaching and learning practice; all applicants are interviewed; applicants must also have current appropriate employment; 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); organisational management (20 credits); curriculum studies (20 credits); research methods: field studies (20 credits); plus 2 specialist options; plus the Master's 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