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Education (with pathways)

Cardiff Metropolitan University

12 months
Duration
14000 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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About

The overall aim of the MA Education (with pathways) at Cardiff Metropolitan University is to produce educators capable of operating at the highest levels within the educational arena, with the ability to integrate theory with practice and apply intellectual and academic rigour, informed by current educational research, to their professional context.

Overview

The MA Education (with pathways) at Cardiff Metropolitan University team aims to play a key role in supporting the continuing professional development of teachers, youth and community workers and education professionals.

Pathways:

  • Education - MA (full-time)
  • Educational Leadership - MA
  • Education: Community Practice - MA
  • Education: Policy and Practice -MA

These awards have been developed after extensive consultation with employers, teachers, education professionals and students. The programme team aims to play a key role in supporting the continuing professional development of teachers, youth and community workers and education professionals.

The key benefits of studying this programme include:

  • We take into consideration the 60 Master's level credits accrued by PGCE students, thus allowing them to fast track through the programme.
  • Full and part-time home and international students from the various pathways study together, allowing for exchange of ideas across professions and nationalities.
  • The period of candidature (up to 5 years part-time and 2 years full-time) allows students greater flexibility with their study schedule.
  • Some of the modules are now delivered in blended format, and some are delivered via block attendance.
  • In addition to a dedicated supervisor, dissertation students also have 4 advanced research sessions during their dissertation year.

Careers

Graduates from the programme have gone on to promotion in the education sector, including school and community management and leadership, curriculum leadership, positions within advisory services, lecturing and research posts in higher education, and work with government education departments across the world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Curriculum Development (Successful Futures)
  • Curriculum Purposes and Principles for Science and Technology Teaching
  • School Improvement
  • Effective Educational Leadership 
  • Analysing Educational Data 
  • Practitioner Research 
  • Educating the More Able Learner 
  • Mentoring and Coaching Principles and Policies in Action 
  • Learning and Teaching Pedagogy

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a relevant initial degree at 2:2 classification or above. International students must have an IELTS score of 6.0 or above.
  • It is also possible to enrol on the course if you are a non-graduate and have a minimum of two years' relevant experience.
  • Entry is also subject to a satisfactory criminal records check.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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