Educational Management, M.A. | Part time online | University of South Africa (UNISA) | South Africa
36 months
104 USD/module
104 USD/module
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The master in Educational Management at University of South Africa (UNISA)  is committed to reaching out to all of humanity by providing scholarship, service, learning and continuous professional development opportunities to aspirant and serving educators, managers and policy makers, and other practitioners in education at home and abroad. 


Our role and contribution

Currently the College is responsible for the initial professional education and training of close to 50% of all teachers in South Africa. The College of Education was established as a response mechanism to address the needs of learners, schools, communities, national and provincial education departments for well qualified and excellent teachers.


The master in Educational Management at University of South Africa (UNISA) strives to be the first choice provider of high quality Open and Distance Learning (ODL) education programmes in Africa and a recognised centre of excellence internationally for teaching, research and community engagement that focuses on the initial preparation of teachers and the continuous professional teacher development in:

  • Mathematics, Science, Technology, and Environmental Education
  • Early Childhood Development Education
  • Inclusive Education
  • ABET
  • Language Education
  • and other subjects designated as national priorities

Programme Structure


  • Being a Professional Teacher
  • Becoming a Teacher
  • Computer Integration in the classroom
  • Emergent Mathematics
  • Emergent Literacy
  • Sociology of Education
  • Teacher as manager
  • Teaching practice 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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More details
  • 31 January - extended deadline


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

An appropriate Bachelor of Education Honours Degree, or an appropriate postgraduate diploma, or a 480 credit Bachelor of Education Degree with a minimum of 96 credits at NQF level 8 with an average of 60%. A student who is admitted on the strength of a postgraduate diploma or a 480 credit bachelor's degree with a minimum of 96 credits at level 8 and who has not completed modules in research methodology may be required to complete such modules at NQF level 8 for NDP or to work through a prescribed reading list and submit an assignment before he/she will be allowed to register for the module in research methodology of which the outcome is the research proposal.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    104 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 104 USD per module during 36 months.
  • National

    104 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 104 USD per module during 36 months.
  • R1815


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