University of Sheffield
Early Childhood Education
This course blends distance learning with face-to-face teaching. It's open to early childhood professionals anywhere in the world, including early years practitioners, FE and HE lecturers, teachers, nursery nurses, voluntary and independent providers, and inspectors and managers working in areas relevant to early childhood. Wherever you are in the world, you'll develop the skills you need to carry out high-quality educational research relevant to your own culture. Those skills include a clearer understanding of the policies, practice and theories that underpin your work. You'll discuss international approaches and educational change with leading experts.
Early Childhood Education: history and policy; Development Learning and Curriculum; Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood Education; Research Methods in Early Childhood Education; Dissertation (Early Childhood Education).
Each module is assessed through a 6,000-word assignment. A final 15-20,000-word dissertation represents 1/3 of the MA (60 credits out of 180).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Distance learning||September 2018||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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