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Professional Practice in Education

Sheffield Hallam University

36 months
4965 GBP/year
2915 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Build on your experience and practice, reflect on your work, and progress your career in education in the Professional Practice in Education programme from Sheffield Hallam University.


This Professional Practice in Education course at Sheffield Hallam University is designed for teachers, early years workers and related professionals in full-time or substantial roles in schools, colleges and educational settings. You improve your practice through critical reflection and professional enquiry, ultimately leading to enhanced career prospects.

Future careers

The course will help you progress in your career as a practitoner in education, or branch out into new paths such as

  • subject, CPD and research leadership
  • coaching and mentoring
  • special educational needs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Reflecting On Professional Practice  
  • Academic Recognition Of Cpd  
  • Curriculum Design And Implementation  
  • Developing Others Through Mentoring And Coaching  
  • Leadership Of Evidence Informed Practice
  • Research And Development In Educational Contexts

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 Honours degree or equivalent-with no specific subject requirements
  • The programme targets people in working in an educational setting and pursuing personal and professional development, through work-based learning. Therefore, their role must enable them to use the workplace as a site of learning.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4965 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14895 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    2915 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8745 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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