Blended and Online Education at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS

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Course summary

The MSc BOE is designed for education professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge and practice in digital teaching and learning. MSc Blended and Online Education is a part-time, fully online programme that provides participants with practical opportunities to develop, implement and critically evaluate the use of technology for open and inclusive learning and teaching practices. Participants will normally be lecturers, course developers, or other professionals who work in a teaching or teaching and learning related role in FE, HE or staff development. Applicants may be completely new using digital technologies for teaching, or may want to extend their digital education skills. The programme allows students to develop a personal, evidence-based approach to the use of digital technologies for teaching and learning, and consider the implications for educators, students, colleagues, training departments and educational institutions. •Study within a highly supportive online environment, working alongside tutors and fellow participants in the programme’s virtual learning environment •Collaborate across a range of other online spaces and tools •Draw from your own professional working environment •Study alongside your peers and tutors online, as well as learning from guest experts Please visit our website for full course content and module details.


Modules include: Introduction to blended and online education; supporting the blended and online student experience; curriculum design and development for blended and online learning; emerging digital technologies in blended and online education; educational research methods and practice; customised study in blended and online education; research in blended and online education including a digital dissertation.

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is work experience in a substantive teaching and learning, course development, consultancy or other appropriate role in school, tertiary or professional education.

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.

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Blended and Online Education at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS