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Philosophy of Education

The University of Winchester

12 months
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9250 GBP/year
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About

The Philosophy of Education at The University of Winchester enables you to develop your knowledge of educational philosophy. You explore theory, policy, and practice as they relate to your intellectual curiosity and/or your current and future professional roles.

Overview

The Philosophy of Education at The University of Winchester provides opportunities to think philosophically and critically about educational policy and practice in relation to a wider socioeconomic and political analysis. You learn to demonstrate advanced skills in critically engaging with educational literature and research, and to develop key transferable skills, including the capacity to manage projects, to communicate complex ideas to others with clarity, and to make effective decisions independently and with others, in preparation for equipping you for progression in graduate employment or for further advanced study.

You evaluate the contributions of theorists and educationalists, consider case studies drawn from empirical research, and delve into the rich tapestry of your own experiences to reflect critically upon educational issues, policy and practice. You study modules including Introducing Philosophy of Education, Pedagogical Ethics, Education and Social Justice, Aesthetics and Education.

Careers

  • The programme prepares graduates to pursue or advance careers in any profession with an educational component or context. While the most obvious examples include the areas of teaching, educational management and policy, disability and professions that involve care and service, the programme seeks to produce graduates who would be able to apply transfer their knowledge, skills, and understanding to a wide variety of sectors, including business, charity work, and arts & culture. The programme also provides a firm foundation for those interested in undertaking a postgraduate research degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Mixed Methods in Social Research
  • Pedagogical Ethics
  • Education and Social Justice
  • Aesthetics and Education

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a first or second-class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study.
  • If English is not your first language: IELTS 6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in writing or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6900 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • UK/Channel Islands and Isle of Man Part-time entry | £3,450 p/a
  • International Students Distance Learning only: Part-time entry | £4,625 p/a

Living costs for Winchester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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