Education (Early Childhood Studies), M.A. | University of Huddersfield | Huddersfield, United Kingdom
12 months
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16000 GBP/year
6900 GBP/year
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The M.A. in Education (Early Childhood Studies) at University of Huddersfield is ideal for students that are looking to develop their career within the specialist field of early childhood education.

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Overview

Key Facts about the Education (Early Childhood Studies) program offered by University of Huddersfield   

The course is tailored around students. They can expand on their early years focus by choosing from a range of options to match their role, experience or organisation to help them progress as an informed, reflective and inspirational practitioner.

In this course you’ll reflect on a range of international attitudes to early childhood education. You’ll also consider the relationship between theoretical perspectives and aspects of practice in early childhood education.

On this course you’ll have the opportunity to develop an understanding of critical reflection and how to employ independent learning strategies to enable you to evaluate and inform your professional practice.You’ll also develop and deepen your knowledge and understanding of educational research and be able be able to use these skills in researching an aspect of early childhood studies for your dissertation.

You’ll have the opportunity to focus on current issues faced by early years professionals and you’ll study early childhood education in international contexts. Themes include children’s rights, sociology of childhood, psychological perspectives on childhood and international approaches to early years education. The course combines knowledge about practical aspects of the early years curriculum with the opportunity to bring a theoretical understanding to help to deepen and challenge your thinking.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Approaches to Early Childhood Education
  • Dissertation
  • Methods of Enquiry
  • Action Research
  • Exploring Teaching and Learning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have an honours degree in a relevant subject at 2:2 or above, or a professional equivalent.
  • The University will determine whether a degree can be recognised as UK equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time National: Band 1 - £575 per 15 credit module

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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