The quality of education plays an important role in facilitating learning. As an educator, you make a difference to the community through inspiring the next generation of learners. Educators need to understand the role they play in their students' learning and know what impacts the success of their learners. Gain an insight into what affects student performance and discover ways to develop learners' reflective skills while improving your own too.
A relevant, context-based course
The Education course at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) allows you to personalise your studies to suit your own professional development. By linking academic theory with educational policy and your own everyday practice, you'll be equipped to make a real contribution to developments within the field of education.
Critically analyse and explore the relationship between theoretical models in education and professional practice, as well as examining educational policies in a range of contexts. You'll also learn how to conduct ethical and robust educational enquiry, developing your research skills to prepare you for the next steps in your career.
A tailored, student-centred approach
The course takes a student-centred approach, ensuring you'll reflect on your own practice and develop expertise based on your academic interests and specific professional context. Build a critical, reflective and enquiring mindset that you'll be able to apply to any educational workplace.
Study remotely through our online learning community, where you'll benefit from online discussion boards and group forums with your peers and tutors. You'll have the opportunity to share experiences, provide mutual support and gain expertise from other education professionals working in the field.
A flexible course delivery
Thanks to its part-time delivery, you'll have the opportunity to work through your online course materials at your own pace. Our delivery is designed to support career progression for all practising education professions, including those working overseas in international contexts. Many of the modules can also be taken separately as standalone modules, offering you opportunities in continual professional development.
Careers / Further study
As a practice-focused course, our MA Education awards offer you a tailored learning experience, applying theoretical models to contextualised practice. When you graduate, you'll be equipped to drive change in educational practice, making a contribution to workplace developments while progressing your career as an education professional.
Develop skills in critical thinking, leadership, independent research and reflection, building your confidence in your ability to become an ethical education practitioner. You'll also boost your professional development by honing your communication skills, ensuring you're able to influence key audiences with your research.
Throughout your learning journey, you'll shape your own personal educational ethos, values and ethics within your specific professional context. You'll develop an enquiry-based approach as you learn to reflect on your professional practice. This enables you to become a self-reliant leader, preparing you for the next steps in your career.
Broaden your learning as you critically explore the wider contextual factors impacting education policy and practice, such as ethical, political and social implications. You'll also appreciate the impact of globalisation on education, ideal for those interested in international perspectives or working in educational settings abroad.
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- Academic and Professional Journeys
- Beginning a Career
- Researching Education
- Education, Leadership, Management and Change
- Policy and Practice
- Teaching for Learning
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- There are no specific deadlines, but the sooner you apply, the less likely you are to miss out.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Usually applicants will be required to hold an undergraduate degree (or equivalent). Applicants without a degree will be required to demonstrate suitability for study at master's level.
- Accredited Learning will be available up to a maximum of 90 credits for relevant qualification, eg PGCE, Cert Ed, Dip Ed. Accredited Experiential Learning may be available for attaching academic credit to recognised professional training/CPD courses, eg NPQH/SL/ML, MAST.
- We welcome international students onto this programme.
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International700 GBP/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 700 GBP per module during 24 months.
National700 GBP/moduleTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 700 GBP per module during 24 months.
- Module Fee (15 Credit): 700
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.