University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Education and Continuing Studies

The School of Education and Continuing Studies (SECS) offers a research degrees programme developed in partnership with schools and colleges, thus ensuring that we meet and exceed all requirements for professional and classroom relevance; the researchers are also involved in a wide range of consultancy and funded knowledge transfer activities; current research projects include work with Portsmouth, Southampton and Hampshire county councils and the training and development agency.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a Master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

All modules: Teaching and learning processes; special educational needs; post 16 education and training; curriculum provision in secondary and post-compulsory education; aspects of initial teacher training (ITT); education management; early years provision.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 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

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