Our Master's in Education course is ideal for anyone who is passionate about education and wants to make a difference in the lives of others. Whether you're already working in teaching, education management or policy, or a graduate interested in pursuing careers in education, this course provides the knowledge and skills to enhance your career prospects. The MA Education extends and deepens your understanding of current theories, policies, and issues in the field through intensive study and research. You can tailor the course to your interests by selecting your topics, and work towards one of our specialist endorsements: Leadership; Teaching and Learning; Early Years; Inclusive Practice; or International Education. Through our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process, you can transfer up to 90 Master's level credits gained from previous postgraduate study in associated disciplines, including PGCEs. The MA also provides a clear route to a Doctorate in Education. What you should know about this course
- Endorsements (or specialisms) for this course include: Leadership and Management, Education Technology, Special Educational Needs, Youth and Community, Early Years, International, and Higher Education (current HE practitioners only).
- If you have previous postgraduate study from related disciplines, you can transfer up to 90 credits, reducing the time it takes to gain your Master’s degree.
All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.
On this course, students are assessed by written academic papers, portfolios, essays, online tasks, and a final dissertation.
How to apply
The University of Greenwich accepts a broad range of international qualifications for admission to our courses.
Applicants should have: An undergraduate degree at 2.2 or above. Accredited prior learning: Master's level credits obtained in a relevant discipline in the past 5 years will be considered towards the MA Experiential professional learning may also be accredited subject to approval.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£7500||Whole course|
Additional fee information
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