University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Psychology and Education

This one-year, full-time course examines the challenges facing education in the 21st century, focusing particularly on psychological theory. You will look at the contribution of psychology to education policy and practice in changing international and global contexts. Teaching and learning takes place via lectures, seminars, tutorials, discussion, active inquiry and investigations. Regular meetings with a personal tutor support and encourage your learning and understanding. A weekly tutorial and a Study of Education course accompanies the taught modules. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MA: You'll need a good honours degree in a related field. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

There are no formal written examinations and assessment is by coursework and a 15-20,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years

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School of Education
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01142228177