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About

Middlesex University Dubai is pleased to offer higher education professionals the opportunity to gain an internationally recognised teaching qualification via its Higher Education. Increasingly universities are requiring their teaching staff to have formal teaching qualifications in addition to their academic qualifications. 

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Overview

The Middlesex PGCHE is a UK teaching qualification specifically designed for those working in higher education. The UK Higher Education Authority (HEA) Professional Standards Framework (PSF) has been embedded into the programme design, and those who complete the programme are able to become Fellows of the HEA. 

Throughout the Higher Education programme from Middlesex University Dubai , you will be provided with opportunities to consider, along with your peers, the efficacy of different approaches to supporting students’ learning, assessment practices, course design and the links between teaching and research. Additionally, the programme will enable you to engage in debates about current and relevant issues in higher education practice while critically reflecting upon your own practices.

Course Highlights

  • The course is designed to enhance your existing teaching through reflective pedagogy
  • Following the completion of the PGCert HE, students will earn 60 credits at Masters level and eligible to progress onto the MA Higher Education Programme
  • The UK Higher Education Authority (HEA) Professional Standards Framework (PSF) has been embedded into the programme design, and those who complete the programme are able to become Fellows of the HEA.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pedagogy in Higher Education 
  • Psychology of Learning in Higher Education 
  • Pedagogy and Practice in Higher Education
  • Philosophy and Policy of Higher Education

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You are advised to apply as early as possible if you require a Student Visa.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The candidate will normally be expected to possess a UK honours or equivalent international degree qualification (normally classified 2:2 or above) in, or related to, the candidate’s area of higher education practice. Applicants, who are not graduates, that can demonstrate significant professional practice experience and expertise within a subject discipline or other appropriate qualifications, and who have been employed to work with students because of that expertise, may also be admitted to the programme. 

Work experience

Applicants should have a minimum of 100 hours of teaching at university level 4 or above over the duration of the course to be able to reflect on their current teaching experience and thus be able to reflect on their current teaching experience and thus complete the course assignments, including teaching observations 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8172 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8172 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    8172 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8172 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

30,000 AED

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

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.

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