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Early Childhood Education

Canterbury Christ Church University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
13000 GBP/year
7970 GBP/year
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About

Early Childhood Education degree offered at Canterbury Christ Church University will give you the opportunity to develop postgraduate academic skills within the context of your own professional experience and/or personal interests. 

Overview

Supported by a small team of academics from within the Early Childhood Directorate, you will have the opportunity to research and develop specialist areas of expertise within the field.  During the programme you will also be encouraged to reflect on the ways this learning supports your professional and career development.

Early Childhood Education degree offered at Canterbury Christ Church University will focus on the role early education plays in producing happy, healthy and successful children. During the programme you will have the opportunity to research and develop specialist areas of expertise within this field.

You will have the opportunity to

  • Investigate the latest research
  • Engage in critical enquiry
  • Design your own research based on issues of personal or professional relevance
  • Innovate and lead practice
  • Reflect on your professional and career development.

What can I do next?

The MA Early Childhood Education opens up a wide range of career opportunities. Graduates from the programme have been successful in pursuing careers in a variety of contexts with roles including Lecturer in Early Years, Nursery Manager, Children’s Centre Manager, and Creative Early Years Specialist.  Some of our students have progressed on to taught doctoral programmes or undertaken PhDs based on their particular research interests whilst others have gone on to set up their own business.

Read more at https://www.canterbury.ac.uk/study-here/courses/postgraduate/early-childhood-education-19-20.aspx#jbI4T44lcGEgV8Uj.99

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developing Criticality
  • Research in Context: Investigating Early Childhood Education
  • Learning Outdoors in Early Childhood
  • Children and Charities in Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Education for Sustainability
  • Policy and Practice in Early Childhood Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good undergraduate degree (2:2 or above) and two supporting academic/professional references.
  • It is recognised that some applicants may not meet these standard requirements, yet may be desirable candidates with other and appropriate skills and knowledge. In this case they may be offered the opportunity to complete an orientation module or a portfolio to demonstrate their ability to work at level 7. Applicants may be asked to attend an interview.
  • The University normally accepts non-­UK qualifications equivalent to those outlined above and confirmed through NARIC.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7970 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7970 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part-time: £3,985

Funding

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