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Inclusive Education - Research, Policy and Practice

12 months
Duration
21650 GBP/year
2889 GBP/year
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About

The Inclusive Education - Research, Policy and Practice programme of the University of Glasgow considers learner diversity and encourages practitioners to critically engage with questions such as: Which learners are disadvantaged or excluded in education systems? How can we develop socially just practices and policies that support the access, participation and achievement of all learners?

Overview

Why this programme

  • The Inclusive Education - Research, Policy and Practice programme of the University of Glasgow has been developed to encourage practitioners to develop and deepen their knowledge and experience in the area of inclusive education by critically engaging with research, policy and practice.
  • Our courses will support learners to critically engage with the concepts of Special and Inclusive Education, Additional Support for Learning (ASL), Special Educational Needs (SEN) with a view to develop practitioners who are committed to the development of equitable and socially just education contexts.
  • Our research-informed courses cover topics such as disability, autism, behavior, labelling, gifted and talented, dyslexia, inclusive pedagogy, curriculum, Universal Design for Learning, equity and educational disadvantage.
  • The learning processes are intended to assisting practitioners to gain confidence in their ability to create positive, inclusive environments for learners in current, rapidly changing educational contexts.
  • The MEd/ PGDip/ PGCert in Inclusive Education: Research, Policy and Practice has been designed to meet the needs of national and international practitioners who can complete their degrees as full-time or part-time students. 
  • You can tailor research projects to provide the maximum relevance and benefit to your interests and work.

Career prospects

The programme will support your career development as an inclusive practitioner. It will support class teachers from the early years to the secondary level, special education professionals, head teachers and other professionals in educational leadership roles, education administrators, Higher Education lecturers and researchers in their professional development with regards to policy, research and practice in the field of inclusive education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Evolving Concept of Inclusion 
  • The Learner and the Curriculum (DLS)
  • Educational and Social Research
  • Modern Educational Thought
  • Practitioner Enquiry; Developing Inclusive Pedagogy
  • Developing Literacy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (a GPA of 3.0 or above) in Education related subjects
  • Experience of working in educational contexts (e.g. class teachers from early years, primary or secondary education, special education professionals, head teachers and other professionals in educational leadership roles, education administrators, Higher Education lecturers) with an interest in inclusive education and responding to student diversity in equitable and socially just ways
  • A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
  • Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
  • One reference letter on headed paper
  • Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)
  • A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21650 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    2889 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2889 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • UK Part-time fee: £321 per 20 credits

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /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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