University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Educational Practice and Research

The MA Educational Practice and Research is suitable for school teachers, further education lecturers and all other educational practitioners working in the UK at various stages of their careers, who wish to extend their continuing professional development activities through studying for a Master�s level degree.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a good first degree from a recognised higher education institution and hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). The University will also take into account the employment experience of applicants without QTS. Applicants should submit at least one employment reference.

Course modules

Core modules: research methods; school-based enquiry. Optional modules: contemporary issues in the early years; creative pedagogy and practice in education; developing educational practice; enhancing science education; innovative teaching and learning through lesson study; leadership and management in education; meaning and identity in teaching; physical education pedagogy; understanding health and well-being in school contexts; writing pedagogy.

Sponsorship information

Students who have completed the University of East Anglia's Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) with Masters level credits can qualify for direct entry to the second year of this programme. Students may also apply to transfer relevant Masters level credits from other institutions. Applicants wishing to transfer credits from UEA and other institutions will need to apply for accreditation of prior learning (APL).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time - 1 calendar years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

Key information

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