Education at University of Sunderland - UCAS

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Course summary

The full-time MA Education is a highly flexible degree. Depending on the modules you choose, you will graduate with one of two MA degree titles: MA Education (Generic) MA Education (Special Educational Needs, Disability and Inclusion) This degree is ideal for teachers or other educational professionals who want to develop their careers with a highly specific postgraduate degree. Compared to an undergraduate course, you will find that this Masters degree requires a higher level of independent working. You'll have one-to-one support from staff throughout your degree. This degree is also available part-time and a distance learning MA Education.


Core Modules: Research Methods in Education (30 credits) Master Project (60 credits) An introduction to Criticality (30 credits) Optional modules: Mentoring and Coaching (30 credits) Inclusive Education From Policy to Practice (30 credits) Supporting Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs (30 credits) Introduction to Criticality (30 credits) The Nature of Teaching and Learning (30 credits)

Assessment method

Your progress will be assessed through written assignments, including a dissertation, and oral and written presentations. Throughout the degree, you will have one-to-one support from academic staff, including the appointment of a supervisor during your thesis year.

Entry requirements

We usually require applicants to hold at least a second class honours degree (usually a 2:1) or equivalent. We also expect you to have experience of working at educational institutions, following your graduation. A recognised teaching qualification is desirable but not essential.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7000 Year 1
Scotland £7000 Year 1
Wales £7000 Year 1
EU £15000 Year 1
International £15000 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Education at University of Sunderland - UCAS