MA Advanced Educational Practice (Part time, 3 years)
The study components of the MA Advanced Educational Practice degree are suitable for those working in an educational environment, in the UK, who are at various stages of their careers who wish to extend their Continuing Professional Development activities by working towards a Masters level award (180 credits). The course is taught during evenings and weekends (office hours are avoided).
Students who choose to exit the full Masters programme after completing the first year module will be awarded a Postgraduate Certificate (60 credits at M-level). Students exiting after completion of the second year module will be awarded a Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits at M-level). Applicants can also apply to study single modules on a credit-only basis.
This programme aims to build on participants' existing interests and expertise. We create a stimulating and challenging environment in which to discuss and analyse work place practice. Students are supported in carrying out research to achieve greater understanding and to encourage innovation.
There are many external indicators which endorse the quality of our teaching and research. These include top ratings within the National Student Satisfaction survey, '+3' Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) recognition, and "Outstanding" recognition by OfSTED for our programmes of Initial Teacher Education.