University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Adult Education for Social Change

Adult education is recognised in Europe as a critical element in addressing the key international economic and social challenges of our time. This joint degree is delivered and awarded by four partners within the consortium: the University of Glasgow, the University of Malta, the Open University of Cyprus and Tallinn University.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject.
International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of pre-Masters courses.

Course modules

Core courses:
Year 1: adult education and social difference; adult learning placements (1 and 2); curriculum development in adult education; international issues in adult education; introduction to adult education; practical aspects of adult education; psychology of adult learning; research methods (online).
Year 2: adult learning placement (3); social competencies of adult education; teaching adult education online; theories of change.
Optional courses (summer mobility in Penang): peace studies; sustainability.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
International Master's Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
International Master's Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
International Master's Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,667 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
International Master's Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
International Master's Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
International Master's Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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