You will explore evidence-based practice in play across a range of professional contexts, combining in-depth theory with fieldwork experience.
This includes how the environment and social interactions support children’s growing repertoire of play skills, with a particular emphasis on the inherent value of children’s self-directed play experiences.
Throughout your studies, you will refine critical research and analytical skills valued by employers and develop professional reflective practice techniques.
- International aid
- Counselling and pastoral care
- Social work
- Play work
- Domestic violence teams
- Prison service
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- Play Theory and Practice
- Understanding and Observing Child Development
- Researching Childhood
- Perspectives on Play
- Therapeutic Work with Children
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEducation Counselling Teaching View 888 other Masters in Education in United Kingdom
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To apply for this course you will need a minimum of a second class honours UK (2.2) degree or above in a related discipline.
- We also welcome non-graduate applications if you have relevant work experience. (Please email the programme manager for individual advice).
- You may be asked to attend an interview and you will need a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check (previously known as a Criminal Records Bureau, or CRB, Check)
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International16100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7600 GBP per year during 12 months.
MA 2 Year Part-time
- UK - £ 3,800
- International - £ 8,050
- UK - £ 2,550
- International - £ 5,350
- UK - £ 5,050
- International- £ 10,750
Living costs for Swansea
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.