M.A. On Campus

Academic Practice

City, University of London

24 months
4386 GBP/year
2193 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Academic Practice programme at the City, University of London is aimed at providing you with the knowledge and skills you need to develop and enhance your teaching.


Who is it for?

This programme is only suitable for those whose role entails educating others - and for some of the modules additional experience may be required. Research students at City, University of London who are required to teach are also eligible to attend and complete certain modules.


MA Academic Practice is a part-time postgraduate taught programme combining theory, practice, and the use of reflection to enable you to develop your teaching skills and educational knowledge for your role in Higher Education. The programme is primarily aimed at staff (internal or external to City, University of London) with an educating or facilitating role with students.

A key characteristic of the programme involves learning by working with peers, as well as through engagement with a number of educational technologies.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Learning, Teaching & Assessment 
  • Professional & Personal Development Planning
  • Curriculum Development & Evaluation
  • Student Support & Personal Tutoring 
  • Technology Enabled Academic Practice 
  • Information & Communication Technology in Higher Education
  • Researching Higher Education 
  • Research Supervision 
  • Developing Leadership and Your Reflective Practice 
  • Educational Research Project & Publication

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The programme is open to staff of the University and external colleagues. To apply you should have a role that requires you to teach and facilitate student learning. You should normally have a first or second class Honours degree (or equivalent non-UK qualification).
  • In order to undertake the assessments, you will also need experience of regular teaching or facilitation activity (part-time teaching is sufficient). This does not apply if you wish to only undertake a module on an attendance only basis (i.e. without being assessed or awarded a qualification).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4386 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8772 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    2193 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4386 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.

Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)

  • UK: £4,080
  • Overseas/EU: £8,160
Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert)
  • UK: £2,040
  • Overseas/EU: £4,080

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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