Study cover for Higher Education
M.Ed. Blended

Higher Education

University of Auckland

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23351 USD/year
2643 USD/year
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About

Designed for those working in a tertiary teaching role, this Master of Higher Education from University of Auckland will equip you with the knowledge and skills to teach and research in learning and teaching in your discipline.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This Master of Higher Education from University of Auckland  is designed to be taken part-time by those working in a learning and teaching role in the tertiary sector who would like to undertake research-informed and based study in higher education.

It provides a collegial, cross-disciplinary space for you to explore academic citizenship and learning and teaching and the higher education context, and to undertake a supervised higher education learning and teaching research project

It aims to foster a higher-education community of practice among students through the use of active and peer learning, learning by teaching and collaborative learning activities and assessments, in order to enhance the standard and standing of tertiary learning and teaching at students’ institutions and beyond.

Career

This programme offers a path beyond the Postgraduate Certificates in Academic Practice or Higher Education for those keen to further their understanding of higher education learning and teaching, and their higher education research capability. 

This qualification can also provide the foundations for doctoral study. A graduate of this programme would need to complete an additional 30-point-course (supervised research project) to apply for PhD study.

Jobs related to this programme

  • Higher education or scholarship of teaching and learning researcher
  • Learning and teaching leadership role (e.g., associate dean, head of school, team leader or course director)
  • Tertiary learning adviser
  • Tertiary/university lecturer
  • Tertiary/university librarian

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Learning and Teaching 
  • Course Design 
  • Topics in Higher Education 
  • Research Project Design
  • Dissertation

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

120 alternative credits

120 or 180

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

Taught 120 points  

  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in any field, or a similar qualification, with a GPE of 5.0 or higher.
  • In addition, you must have, within the past three years, been employed in the tertiary education sector and had a substantial role in teaching and/or supporting student learning.

 Taught 180 points

  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in any field, or a similar qualification, with a GPE of 5.0 or higher.
  • In addition, you must be currently employed in the tertiary education sector and have a substantial role in teaching and/or supporting student learning, or have been employed in such a role within the past three years.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23351 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23351 USD per year during  .
  • National

    2643 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2643 USD per year during  .
  • Domestic: NZ$3,967.20
  • International: NZ$35,048

Living costs for Auckland

1400 - 2200 NZD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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