Education (with pathways) at Cardiff Metropolitan University - UCAS

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Cardiff Metropolitan University (Prifysgol Metropolitan Caerdydd)

Education (with pathways) (Taught)

Course options

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Course summary

The overall aim of this MA Education programme is to produce educators capable of operating at the highest levels within the educational arena, with the ability to integrate theory with practice and apply intellectual and academic rigour, informed by current educational research, to their professional context, or future education roles. Linked programmes available: MA Education - (full-time only) The MA Education is designed as preparation for professional learning in the education profession. You may already be an early career educator or you may be planning a career in educational practice or policy work. This MA Education degree does not require reflection on professional practice. MA Education: Additional Learning Needs - (part-time or full-time) MA Education: Policy and Practice - (part-time or full-time) MA Leadership in Education - (part-time or full-time) These 3 programme awards are designed for those working in teaching and education settings, have professional experience and wish to develop their existing practice in the subjects of Additional Learning Needs, Policy and Practice and Leadership. The linked programmes have been developed after extensive consultation with employers, teachers, education professionals and students. Flexible study options are available, including online, on-campus and blended learning, across day, twilight and evening sessions, so you can consider the mode and time of delivery. All linked programmes offer a range of core and optional modules, so you can tailor the content, when making your curriculum choices. Our teaching and support team consists of experienced education professionals and researchers who can guide you through your learning whilst also making you aware of career avenues, developing networks and opportunities for further study and research.

Assessment method

Assessment is by coursework assignments equivalent to 6,000 words per thirty credit module throughout the taught element of the programme. The assessments take a variety of forms including written reports of research, posters, discussion postings, reflective wikis, seminar presentations and journal style articles.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a relevant initial degree at 2:2 classification or above. International students must have an IELTS score of 6.0 or above. It is also possible to enrol on the course if you are a non-graduate and have a minimum of two years' relevant experience. Entry is also subject to a satisfactory criminal records check.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £1140 Module
England £1140 Module
Northern Ireland £1140 Module
Scotland £1140 Module
Wales £1140 Module

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.

Sponsorship information

If you are a practising teacher, including supply teachers if you hold qualified teacher status (schools), you may be eligible for funding from the general teaching council for wales (GTCW) funding.

Education (with pathways) at Cardiff Metropolitan University - UCAS