University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Professional Enquiry in Education

This course enables students to contribute to the improvement of practice in their own education setting and the wider education community, through engaging in professional enquiry in their own work setting.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. Students on the programme must have access to /be employed in an appropriate work environment (e.g. a school).

Course modules

The areas/topics that will be covered within the course will be: Advanced practice; developing leadership; individual professional enquiry; collaborative professional enquiry; school-based modules; online professional education network.

Assessment methods

The course is currently in the process of being re-developed for academic year 15/16 and will be updated when more detail is available.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 840 per Module (home fees) 3 years
MSc Part-time £ 995 per Module (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

Key information

Student Recruitment, Admissions and International Affairs
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