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Key information

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Education Studies Teaching (General)

Course type


Course Summary

Aimed at Newly or Recently Qualified Teachers, LJMU's Education Practice MA is linked to the NQT year and early professional development needs.

  • Benefit from a programme specifically designed to support NQTs/RQTs
  • Meet your early professional development needs
  • Enjoy flexible delivery, support and fit studying around your work commitments
  • Enhance your career prospects as a teacher

Having completed your postgraduate initial teacher training programme, you can enhance your teaching practice with this LJMU Masters course, as you embark on your career in education.

This programme is designed to support NQTs/RQTs and focuses on practice-based learning. Your learning development will be aligned with both your professional setting and individual needs and assessment will involve engagement in practice-based research projects.

Different course options

Part time | Liverpool John Moores University | 2 years | SEP

Study mode

Part time


2 years

Start date



Inclusion - Core
Pedagogy in Practice - Core
Researching Classroom Practice - Core
Subject Pedagogy - Core
Developing Reflective Professional Practice - Core
Professional Practice for Beginning Teachers - Core
Professional Inquiry - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (credit)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Contact University and ask about this fee

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

You will need: to have completed an initial teacher training programme at postgraduate or undergraduate level and have achieved Qualified Teacher Status to be employed as a teacher during your period of study Additional information: RPL is accepted on this programme IELTS score 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) You will be interviewed if you are transferring credits from another University If you have any specific queries, please contact

University information

Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world (THE World University Ranking 2017/18) and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Education, Health and Community Engineering and Technology Science Liverpool...more

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