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Education (Learning and Teaching)

University of Birmingham

24 months
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17612 GBP/year
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About

The MA Education (Learning and Teaching) from the University of Birmingham is a part time route, designed for those with an existing teacher certification, currently employed in an educational context and who want to study themes relevant to Learning and Teaching at Masters Level.

Overview

The knowledge and experience you will gain from this Education (Learning and Teaching) course from the University of Birmingham will place you in an ideal position to inform the development of Learning and Teaching within international educational contexts and support further improvement. 

It will enhance your ability to lead research and practice in areas of curriculum development, Learning and Teaching.

On the MA Education (Teaching and Learning) programme you will:

  • Engage with leading academics;
  • Be part of a research-informed community which harnesses cutting-edge and seminal research literature; conducting research and enquiry to review and reflect on professional practice including aspects of pedagogy, assessment, Learning and Teaching;
  • Develop capacity for rigorous and critical analysis of evidence from research and evidence from practice in international educational contexts;
  • Develop your own specialist areas of expertise through research, enquiry and other practice-focused assignments.

Employability

Your University of Birmingham MA Education (Learning and Teaching) qualification is evidence of your ability to succeed in a demanding academic environment. Employers target Birmingham students for their drive, diversity, communication and problem-solving skills, their team-working abilities and cultural awareness, and our graduate employment statistics have continued to climb at a rate well above national trends. 

With a strong focus on connecting research to practice, and using and analysing evidence, this programme also provides a firm basis for students wishing to pursue further study on a PhD programme.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Learning, Teaching and Research
  • Curriculum Development and Research
  • Team work and Mentoring
  • Dissertation 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A degree (equivalent to a UK Bachelors Degree of at least 2:2 or above) or a recognised equivalent qualification and this will be a condition of any offer where the degree has not already been awarded.
  • Proof of sufficient English and Mathematics from your high school leavers certificate.
  • 60 postgraduate credits in a relevant area of study awarded within the last 5 years. Typically, this will be in the form of teacher certification or other postgraduate awards substantively concerned with education for example the PGCert. If you would like further guidance, please get in touch.
  • Two references, of which one must be academic (e.g. previous university tutor) and one professional, that confirms your current role in an educational setting and evidences your motivation and ability to study.   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17612 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17612 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    17612 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17612 GBP per year during 24 months.

AED 90,396

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /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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