This MEd Education (Nursery or Early Education) from University of Dundee is essential for all professionals working in a nursery or early years educational setting, whether working as a teacher or in a similar developmental role. It can help you enhance your professional learning and improve your career progression prospects.We will give you a framework to help you reflect critically on your professional development and your current practice, and you will be introduced to research methodology. You will also consider social contexts, transition procedures and processes, and the impact they have upon children.You can tailor the educational experience to suit your own circumstances, working entirely online, at your own pace, and taking a break from studies if needed. You can choose to study for the full Master of Education award, or you can exit early with a PG Certificate or PG Diploma.
Most of the learning will build on your initial training and is based around your work experience. You do not need to be currently employed to study this course, as long as you have the relevant experience.
Most students on this course are already in full time employment, and a number move into senior management positions during, or just after, their time studying with us.
This course can help you influence your own professional learning journey and take control of your own continual professional development, enhancing your prospects for future career advancement.
This course is not an initial teaching course and will not qualify you to teach in Scotland.
The course is accredited by the International Baccalaureate Organisation. On completion participants can register for an IB Advanced Certificate in Teaching and Learning Research, Certificate in Leadership Practice or Advanced Certificate in Leadership Research.
- Reflecting Upon Practice
- Research Methods for Professional Inquiry
- Reflecting upon Leadership within the IB
- International Education
- Wellbeing of Children and Young People
- Innovation in Education
- 36 months
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DisciplinesEducation Early Childhood Education View 233 other Masters in Education in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
You'll need to be a graduate or be able to provide evidence that you can work at postgraduate level. You also need to have experience of working in educational settings however you do not have to be currently employed in an educational setting.
International6500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6500 GBP per year during 36 months.
National2535 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2535 GBP per year during 36 months.
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.