University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Learning and Teaching

The programme is designed to explore practical and reflective issues relevant to teachers, lecturers (including those working in FE), early tears practitioners, higher level teaching assistants and those with a teaching role in other professions such as nursing.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject and involvement in teaching�in education. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Core modules: Research methods in education; dissertation. Optional modules: Project report; coaching and mentoring for professional development; developing as a reflective practitioner; contemporary issues in the lifelong sector; child development in families and society; contemporary issues in early childhood; early childhood and pedagogy.

Assessment methods

All units are course assessed (no examinations).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 2,300 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 5,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Admissions Team, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Telephone number: 
023 9284 8299