Media and Technology Studies Education, M.Ed. | University of British Columbia | Vancouver, Canada
M.Ed. On Campus

Media and Technology Studies Education

24 months
15450 CAD/year
7730 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Media and Technology Studies Education from University of British Columbia provides a forum for exploring and studying information and communication technologies (ICT), new media, and the philosophy of technology. 


 Curriculum, pedagogy, research, and development interests of faculty and students include affective computing, cyberculture and cyborg relations, digital ecology and diversity, distributed cognition, gaming, ICT integration in K–16 formal and informal learning environments (face-to-face, hybrid, and online distance education), intellectual property, open source, and cultural studies. 


The Media and Technology Studies Education from University of British Columbia offers a common core of courses, a range of electives, and a variety of professional education opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Media and Technology in Education
  • Seminar in the Teaching of ICT
  • Research Methodologies in Education
  • Media Studies across the Curriculum
  • Video Ethnography
  • Introduction to Curriculum Issues and Theories
  • Foundations of Learning Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants have to submit transcripts from all past post-secondary study. Document submission requirements depend on whether your institution of study is within Canada or outside of Canada.
  • A minimum of three references are required for application to graduate programs at UBC. References should be requested from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
  • Many programs require a statement of interest, sometimes called a "statement of intent", "description of research interests" or something similar.
  • Applicants should browse faculty profiles and indicate in their application who they are interested in working with. No commitment from a supervisor prior to applying is necessary, but contacting faculty members is encouraged.
  • Permanent Residents of Canada must provide a clear photocopy of both sides of the Permanent Resident card.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15450 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15450 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7730 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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