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.
EmployabilityThe 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.
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- 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
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesEducation Area & Cultural Studies Religious Studies & Theology View 140 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in United Kingdom
- 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).
International20110 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20110 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA8940 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8940 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
- UK/EU: £4,605 (PT)
- Overseas: £10,240 (PT)
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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