The Sociology of Education MA programme offered at the University College London (UCL) it will encourage them to use sociological research to reflect on their current and future roles in education and provide them with a grounding for evaluating education practice.
Students will develop critical theoretical, methodological and analytical skills in educational research in the sociology of education field and learn to apply them in their own professional context.
Graduates of this programme are currently working as lecturers and teachers, local authority officers, government department officers, members of education think tanks, or as research students (MPhil/PhD, EdD).
- Sociology of Education
- Understanding Education Research
- Dissertation or Report
- Sociology of Race and Education
- Gender, Sexuality and Education
- Rights and Education
- Theoretical Foundations of Educational Ideas
- Understanding Education Policy
- Minorities, Migrants and Refugees in National Education Systems
- Higher Education: Comparative and International Perspectives
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June.
DisciplinesEducation Sociology Early Childhood Education View 551 other Masters in Sociology in United Kingdom
- A minimum of a second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in sociology or a related discipline is required. Some educational experience in either teaching or administration is considered an advantage.
International26600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 26600 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10800 GBP per year during 12 months.
- UK: £5,400
- International: £13,300
Living costs for London
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