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Applied Professional Studies in Education

University of Sheffield

12 months
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6333 GBP/year
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About

Applied Professional Studies in Education degree offered at University of Sheffield builds on your PGDE learning and enhances your skills in order to conduct a masters-level dissertation study in your own professional context.

Overview

Course description

Applied Professional Studies in Education degree offered at University of Sheffield is a distance learning course for those who hold a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) with 120 valid credits. The programme will build on your PGDE learning, helping you to gain all the skills necessary to conduct a masters-level dissertation study in your own professional context.

We teach this course through a series of Saturday study schools. You’ll also have one-to-one support for your dissertation from a personal tutor.

During the study schools you’ll explore practitioner research methodologies, develop your project, and share and debate ideas in a supportive environment.

The study schools are complemented by online materials on research methods and methodologies. You’ll benefit from expertise and support via email, Skype, phone calls or visits.

Teaching

Teaching takes place via a number of Saturday study schools, spread throughout the year, as well as individual tutor support. 

Programme Structure

Course content:

  • Dissertation (Educational Studies)

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • For this programme, you will need Qualified Teacher Status and a PGDE with 120 valid credits, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6333 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6333 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2833 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2833 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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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