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Education: Learning, Pedagogy and Assessment MA

Education: Learning, Pedagogy and Assessment MA

Key information
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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Teaching / Training (General) Education Theory / Philosophy Education Studies Learning Assessment / Testing

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MA Education: Learning, Pedagogy and Assessment is a one-year, full-time programme for anyone with an interest in education. Throughout your time with us we will help you achieve a critical, reflective and practical understanding of the current issues and debates surrounding teaching and learning, and familiarize you with the key educational trends and policies in the UK and internationally. The course has a strong international dimension, which builds on its staff and students’ diverse interests, experiences and backgrounds. This programme draws on a long-standing innovative research tradition within the School of Education and Lifelong Learning, and on our excellence in professional education. You will benefit from research-led teaching, and our team members bring with them skills and expertise at the cutting-edge of research, pedagogy and theory-informed practice. You will be taught by leaders in the field, who research and contribute to national and international debates, so you can be sure that you will be learning in a stimulating environment. What’s more, our academic environment and the resources available to you will help nurture your knowledge of and aptitude for educational research.

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This module aims to introduce students to key ideas and concepts that underpin assessment philosophies, purposes and design in schools and universities. We will look at the history and functions of assessment and explore the different roles and types of assessment and problems and challenges. Against this backdrop we will then consider assessment design in relation to curricula and/or pedagogy.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,700

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£16,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have: UK 2.1 or equivalent in Social Science (E.g. Education, Sociology, International Development, Philosophy, Psychology, Modern Languages, and Classics). Students should normally have a good undergraduate degree from a recognized higher education institution.

University information

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a campus-based university in Norwich, with a global reputation for its excellent academic, social and cultural facilities, delivered to more than 15,000 students from over 80 countries.Over 4,000 making up its postgraduate community. The University prides itself on the quality of its research, being part of Norwich Research Park, one of the largest communities of researchers in Europe, leading the way...more

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