University of Sunderland

University of Sunderland

International Education

The programme supports career development with a tight focus on the international school system and its challenges and opportunities.

Entry requirements

We usually require applicants to hold at least a 2nd class Honours degree (usually a 2.1) or equivalent. Applicants should normally hold a recognised teaching qualification.

Course modules

Modules include: Development of learning: a case study; negotiated individual study in education; the international school curriculum; leading and managing in international schools. 2 modules from: developing reflective practices; advanced pedagogical practice in subject related disciplines; leading organisational effectiveness in education and training; assessment theory into pedagogical practice.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include case studies, research proposals and written assignments.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Distance learning - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sunderland SR1 3SD North East

Key information

Student Helpline
Telephone number: 
0191 515 3000