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Professional Development In Education MEd

Professional Development In Education MEd

Key information
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Qualification type

MEd - Master of Education

Subject areas

Education Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This flexible postgraduate course offers highly valued skills and knowledge in a range of relevant areas. Education is fundamental to the future of our young people and the success of our economy. The need for highly trained, passionate and multi-skilled educationalists has never been greater. Aimed at existing education professionals, this course allows you to tailor your studies to meet your individual professional development needs. With a choice of modules covering key areas in education, you can access the knowledge required to achieve higher levels of responsibility and greater satisfaction in your work. Education is fundamental to the future of our young people and the success of our economy. The need for highly trained, passionate and multi-skilled educationalists has never been greater. Aimed at existing education professionals, this course allows you to tailor your studies to meet your individual professional development needs. With a choice of modules covering key areas in education, you can access the knowledge required to achieve higher levels of responsibility and greater satisfaction in your work.

Course Highlights: This flexible course allows you to choose modules that match your professional development needs; Our students are drawn from a wide variety of backgrounds – sharing the individual and unique educational insights and perspectives of your peers help to enrich your learning experience; We promote research and critical enquiry helping you learn to make sound, evidence-based independent judgements. Key Features: Our team of highly experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated experts offer face-to-face sessions and one-to-one support; We embed the concepts and practice of inter-professional working throughout the programme. Our academic team is actively involved in educational research, helping you to explore issues from a robust research-informed knowledge base.

Career Opportunities: The MEd Professional Development in Education course is an advanced course that focuses on the professional development needs of experienced educationalists. This course offers you the opportunity to develop a range of in-depth skills that are valuable in a number of management and senior roles in education and learning. A master’s course at the University of Bolton will also help you to develop a range of career-enhancing skills in addition to your subject-specific knowledge and understanding. These include interpersonal skills, research skills, oral and written skills, independent working, and time and project management skills.

Different course options

Full time | University of Bolton | 18 months | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

18 months

Start date

SEP

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,400

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Students need to pay £11,250 per year for 2018/19 entry. There will be a slight increase in 2019/20 entry.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have an Upper Second Class (2.1) Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject, and appropriate work experience. An initial qualification in teaching, if this is not formally part of their first degree, is desirable and experience in the education sector is strongly advised because they will need to critically reflect on your experience and relate theory to practice. Their application form must be accompanied by a 250 word reflective statement. Two academic references highlighting your potential to produce master’s level (level 7) academic work will be required.

University information

The University of Bolton dates back to 1825 and has a long and distinguished history of providing quality education. Situated on a modern campus in the centre of Bolton, the University is home to 11,000 students who are very happy with their experience, proved by their number one ranking for student satisfaction in Greater Manchester in the Complete University Guide 2019. The university is split into nine faculties: Bolton School of...more