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Education Master of Research Mres

Education Master of Research Mres

Key information
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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Child Development (Education) Early Learning

Course type

Research

Course Summary

The MRes Education is designed for professionals who work with children, young people, families and adults in a range of educational settings, such as children's centres, nurseries, schools, colleges and universities, as well as consultancies, advisory services, museums, prisons and hospitals.

This programme is relevant to education professionals who are keen to develop advanced knowledge and understanding of research methods in education. Taught sessions will focus upon deepening your existing understanding of professional practice and critically examine the challenges within your sector allowing you to explore your role, setting, and interprofessional working as a research-informed practitioner.

The MRes has a strong focus on the interface of research, practice and professional learning in education-related fields of enquiry and offers an excellent foundation for the research-engaged professional. Assessment typically comprises of coursework assignments, including essays, poster and presentation, research proposal and research dissertation.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

This module introduces students to the theoretical perspectives, substantive issues and operational strategies which are relevant to understanding and enhancing professional practice. Tools of analysis will be evaluated to enable students to conceptualise their experiences of professional identity in workplace environments and to consider how a professional becomes research-informed and research-engaged in, and beyond, their 'situatedness' of practice.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£3,350

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students are normally required to have an honours degree and/or further qualifications relating to working with children, young people and families in a professional or interprofessional setting. Students will be able to demonstrate a commitment to professional learning in the fields of children's care or education. Students without these requirements may be invited to submit a portfolio for RPL assessment in order to demonstrate possible eligibility for entry.

University information

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