University of Worcester

University of Worcester

Leading Learning and Teaching

This programme is aimed at those aspiring leaders who have responsibility for a curriculum area or age phase in an education context. It aims to develop their strategic and organisational perspectives on learning, particularly by fostering a critically reflective approach to their practice.

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally be teachers in maintained or independent schools or in the lifelong learning sector. They will normally have a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject area and relevant experience. If English is not their 1st language, they will be expected to have reached a sufficient standard on admission to the course (e.g. IELTS 6.5, with a minimum of 5.5 in each element).

Course modules

Core modules: contemporary issues in education (theory, policy and practice); research methods; dissertation; enhancing learning and teaching; negotiated learning (subject knowledge and pedagogy). Optional modules: negotiated learning; learning and teaching religions and values; pedagogy, policy and practice in the early years; effective early years practice and pedagogy; special and inclusive education (towards inclusion).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (EU) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (EU) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St John's Campus Worcester WR2 6AJ West Midlands

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Postgraduate Admissions
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