This programme is designed to deepen your understanding of education so that you can critically analyse education practice, provisions and policy in your own current or future professional context. They support you in interrogating research literature and in undertaking educational research in your own areas of study.
University of Glasgow
You will take four core and two optional courses. Courses contribute to your development of research understanding and skills that then support you in conducting your own research based dissertation. You can select areas for professional development from optional courses.
◾Advanced educational research
◾Introduction to educational and social research
◾Modern educational thought
◾Seminar on contemporary issues.
Optional courses may include
◾Curriculum development in adult education
◾Economics for education
◾Education and international development
◾Educational approaches to community learning and development
◾Empowerment and social change
◾Higher education as a field of research, policy and practice
◾Highly able learners
◾Identities, relationships & behaviours
◾Inclusive classrooms, inclusive pedagogies
◾International & comparative education
◾Leadership in implementing education policy
◾Perspectives of youth & young adulthood
◾The evolving concept of inclusion
◾The learner & the curriculum
◾Working with youth: Education and learning for change.
2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in any subject.
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