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Education (Religious Education)

University College London (UCL)

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
20110 GBP/year
8940 GBP/year
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About

Education (Religious Education) MA students from University College London (UCL) explore educational, political and philosophical debates that influence the learning and teaching of Religious Education in schools and related settings.

Overview

Research active Religious Education specialists provide a supportive academic environment where you will be challenged to develop your own perspective and practice as a result of engagement with policy and philosophical and empirical literature. 

The Education (Religious Education) programme is offered by University College London (UCL).

Teaching and learning

The dissertation/report module includes an online ‘Integrated Research Methods’ course in term 1 of the module.

Students are allocated a dissertation/report supervisor. For most of the module teaching and learning takes place through regular one-to one research supervision meetings with your supervisor. These supervisions can be conducted face to face and/or via distance learning.

Each 30-credit module has 300 nominal learning hours.This is made up of formal learning and teaching events such as lectures,seminars,tutorials as well independent study.

Careers

Graduates of this programme are currently working across a broad range of educational contexts. Some are working as teachers of Religious Education, or as senior leaders in schools in the UK and internationally, while others work for governments in curriculum design and related areas.

Employability

The programme develops students' ability to think critically and analytically about theory and practice in educational settings, as well as the ability to organise and evaluate empirical and theoretical arguments about educational aims and practices. Students learn to organise, evaluate and present data and argument in robust and critically informed ways, and to read, design, conduct and evaluate educational research, taking account of relevant practical, theoretical and ethical issues.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • What is Education?
  • Issues and Debates in Religious Education
  • Understanding Research
  • Education and Muslim Communities
  • Education, Ethics and Imagination in a Globalising World
  • Philosophy of Education: Values, Aims and Society
  • Teaching Controversial Issues
  • The Holocaust in the Curriculum
  • Education and Identities: Citizenship, Rights, Narratives
  • Philosophy of Education: Knowledge, Mind and Understanding
  • Assessment for Learning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
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).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
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).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
69
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard and a developed interest in Religious Education (usually evidenced by teaching experience or by experience related to education).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20110 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20110 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8940 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8940 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • UK/EU: £4,605 (PT)
  • Overseas: £10,240 (PT)

Funding

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