University of Cumbria
Learning and Teaching for Higher Education
This course will help you to develop your knowledge and understanding of the practice of teaching and the support of student learning in higher education, and to advance your professional skills within your own working context. The programme involves critical engagement with contemporary learning theory and practice, with emphasis on professional values and skills in your own work role, subject discipline and context.
1st or 2nd Class Honours degree. Students with other qualifications may be admitted to the course via APL procedures.
Foundations of academic practice (30 credits); advancing academic practice (30 credits); leadership in changing academic contexts (30 credits); discipline, research and scholarship as academic practice (30 credits); mentorship and coaching (30 credits); independent study (30 credits); planning enquiry (30 credits); dissertation (60 credits).
Critical review of literature; patchwork texts; reflective journals; case studies; research and evaluation papers; research proposals; publishable academic papers and portfolios.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Distance learning||£ 1,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Distance learning||£ 3,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 1,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 3,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster Campus||Lancaster||LA1 3JD||North West|
|Fusehill Street, Carlisle||Carlisle||CA1 2HH||North East|
Course Enquiry Centre
0845 606 1144