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Education (Educational Practice)

University of Essex Online

Postgraduate Certificate Online
8 months
Duration
3741 GBP/full
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About

Do you want to develop in your current teaching role? Are you looking for innovative ways to get ahead? Why not try the Education (Educational Practice) programme at the University of Essex Online? This programme will give you a chance to understand theories of learning, philosophy and education led by expert tutors.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Working alongside fellow teaching professionals, this course examines professional practice in higher education.  

The Education (Educational Practice) programme at the University of Essex Online enables you to develop the skills and knowledge needed to engage in a range of practices to ensure ongoing professional development, including critical reflection, research and enquiry, and participation in discourse with relevant communities of practice.

Throughout this course, you’ll explore a broad range of topics including:

  • an introductory overview of the historical and philosophical context in which educational practice sits
  • learning the fundamental principles of assessment and key issues in contemporary educational assessment practice
  • the theory and practice of Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL)
  • developing your skills as reflective professional practitioners
  • learning pedagogical strategies

Your future

This Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Educational Practice) is an ideal stepping stone for qualified teachers to expand and enhance their professional development in order to access senior leadership roles.

Due to a broad range of subjects covered on this course, this advanced qualification will also support career development of students with some teaching or educational experience.

Students will have an opportunity to improve their professional practice and attain leadership roles in their chosen career paths as teachers, lecturers, training advisers and administrators, special education professionals, policy developers, researchers, local government and healthcare trainers as well as other related professions.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Philosophy of Education and Theories of Learning & Teaching 
  • Delivering Effective Teaching and Learning 
  • Using Technology in Teaching, Learning and Assessment 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 8 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree from an approved institution, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, or a relevant professional qualification

Work experience

Teaching experience in a post-compulsory educational setting

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3741 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3741 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3741 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3741 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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