Our programme is ideal for practitioners in education and associate fields who are committed to continuing their personal and professional development.
Our degree endeavours to extend your knowledge, understanding and skills and improve your practice through intensive study and research.
Our MA also provides an excellent progression route to the Doctorate in Education.
You can personalise and build your masters programme by combining core courses, option courses and an educational research project. This way, it is possible for you to achieve an endorsed MA which focuses on a specialist area of particular professional and/or academic relevance.
Our programme currently offers the following endorsements:
- Leadership and Management
- Childhood Literacy
- Special Educational Needs
- Youth and Community
- Early Years
- Higher Education (only for current HE practitioners).
Our expert lecturers will support your continuing professional development and will facilitate your progression. Our training will provide you with a rigorous and engaging introduction to studying education as an academic subject at postgraduate level.
You can also transfer up to 90 Master’s level credits gained from previous postgraduate study in associated disciplines, including PGCEs – this may be subject to the University’s Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process.
Graduates from this programme may go on to develop careers in a wide range of roles and institutions, from middle and senior management opportunities in education and healthcare organisations to doctoral study and research.