University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Higher Education

This is a flexible development programme in teaching and learning for staff already teaching higher education courses. The course aims to enable you to become a competent and skilled practitioner in all aspects of teaching, learning and assessment in higher education. You will be encouraged to embrace professional values and attitudes to teaching, learning and assessment and the course provides a framework which enables you to do this. Through this process you will be encouraged to reflect upon your own professional experiences and set up your own targets for professional development. This enables you to evidence engagement with the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF) and gain Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree at 2.2 or above or professional equivalent, or professional relevant experience. Current experience of teaching, assessing and supporting students within a higher education context.

Course modules

Year 1 core modules: Teaching and learning in higher education; supporting and assessing students in higher education. Year 2 option modules (choose 2 from): Critical social policy in education and public services; cross-cultural learning; developing effective leadership; e-tutoring; education society and development; international approaches to early childhood education; introduction to action research in teaching and learning; managing learning and development in organisations; mentoring and coaching; methods of enquiry; understanding e-learning. Year 3 core modules: Dissertation; the inspire conference.

Assessment methods

A number of assessment methods may be used on the course including: Assignments; essays; evaluative reports; mini projects; reflective commentaries/discussions and written seminar papers.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

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Course Enquiries
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01484 478249