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Teaching, M.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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Why study this course?The Teaching MA offered at London Metropolitan University is a flexible course which can also be taken as a part-time Continuing Professional Development (CPD) master's for experienced teachers preparing for career promotion and leadership roles over a maximum of 6 years.This course will enable PGCE graduates to import 60 M level credits, taken as part of their PGCE award.

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This is a flexible top-up MA to develop your critical understanding of educational issues based on practical experience and to enhance your professional learning. It is a higher degree for education practitioners offering intellectually challenging and practice-based development opportunities. You will be able to gain credits for active research or projects you are carrying out in your workplace as part of your everyday teaching. 

This Teaching programme offered at London Metropolitan University can be studied part-time, module by module, so that you can fit it around your working week and take your time to complete it. You will be taught by professionally trained teachers with years of practice and teaching experience at Higher Education (HE) levels. Studying on this course can significantly enhance your career prospects as well as support your professional development if you are considering a career move into leadership or educational management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

Year 1 (part-time) example modules include:

  • Critical Evaluation of Educational Policy
  • Research Methods in Education
  • Negotiated Study Module
  • Action Research Project For Early Career Teachers

Year 2 (part-time) example modules include:

  • Dissertation or Project
  • Advanced Mentoring and Coaching
  • Working with SEN Students
  • The inclusive Curriculum
  • Preparing for Middle Leadership
  • Preparing for Senior Leadership
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

You will be required to have:

  • a first degree at 2:2 or above and have completed a PGCE
  • you must be in a teaching post
  • an Enhanced DBS
  • Math and English GCSE

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12890 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12890 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8600 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Part TimeUK / EU:   £960 per 20 credit moduleInternational: £1,430 per 20 credit module 

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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