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University of Dundee

Academic Practice in Higher Education

Aimed at working professionals, the programme is delivered by distance learning through online resources, topic units, individual tutor support, a peer community of practice and a reflexive assessment mode, facilitating your learning from everyday practice and experiences.

Entry requirements

Applicants need to be actively engaged in teaching and/or facilitating learning (but do not need to be a lecturer). Plus be able to demonstrate the ability to work at Master's level. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Modules may include: the associate module; the fellowship module part 1; the fellowship module part 2; facilitating learning; developing and evaluating your teaching; assessment and feedback. You can then choose your topic units from currently available modules including: the flexible learner; developing and evaluating your teaching; assessment and feedback; inter-professional learning; internationalising the curriculum; developing as a supervisor; leadership in learning and teaching; scholarship of teaching and learning; collaborative working; nursing and midwifery option; negotiated study.

Assessment methods

Assessment tasks.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (International) 18 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,830 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Dundee City Campus Dundee DD1 4HN Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01382 383838