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Educational Studies (Adult Education, Community Development and Youth Studies) MSc

Educational Studies (Adult Education, Community Development and Youth Studies) MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Adult / Community Education (General) Community Development Youth Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This programme provides you with the opportunity to study established and emerging theoretical dimensions of adult education, community development and youth studies. You will gain in-depth knowledge in a specialism of your choosing, as well as a solid foundation in educational and social research. The programme provides you with the key attributes for professions in adult education, community development and youth work, developing both in-depth knowledge and breadth.

During this course, you will develop analytic and research skills, an interdisciplinary knowledge base, and a practical understanding of the settings in which adult education, community development and youth work take place. Students will be benefit from the combined strengths of staff from the School of Education, who have a breadth of teaching and research experience in a range of areas of study across the three specialist areas. Students will have the opportunity to link up with a range of community-based organisations in Central Scotland for your dissertation work.

Different course options

Full time | University of Glasgow | 12 months | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

International Issues in Adult and Continuing Education - Core
The Psychology of Adult Learning - Core
Empowerment and Social Change - Core
Educational Approaches to Community Learning and Development - Core
Working with Youth: Education and Learning for Change - Core
Perspectives of Youth and Young Adulthood - Core
Modern Educational Thought - Core
Introduction to Educational and Social Research - Core
Research Dissertation

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,620

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need a 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in any subject.

University information

The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The...more