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Department of Education, Programme Catalogue 2013/14

THED-APM33: MA Education

Leading to the award of MASTER OF ARTS IN EDUCATION

Mode of attendance: Part-time

Follow this link for further information on the NFAAR NFAAR-PGT assessment regulations for students commencing study from 2011/12 onwards (students who commenced prior to 2011/12 should consult their programme handbook for their assessment regulations):
  • This programme has the following designated alternative programmes (DAPs): PG Diploma; PG Certificate
  • Assessment Regulations: Appendix 11 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view
  • Programme progression requirement: not applicable
  • Taught credits: 60; Dissertation/Project credits: 30

Modular - no specific semester: Taught Units

Designated Essential Units Click here for further information
ED50326 Research methods in education 12 Credits
Optional Units: Select a minimum of 24 and a maximum of 36 Credits from the following list:
ED50303 Assessment 12 Credits
ED50307 Curriculum studies 12 Credits
ED50310 Education, globalisation and change 12 Credits
ED50311 Education in an international context 12 Credits
ED50312 Educational enquiry 1 12 Credits
ED50317 Language teaching methodology and curriculum 12 Credits
ED50318 Leading and managing educational innovation 12 Credits
ED50319 Leading and managing schools and colleges 12 Credits
ED50327 Second language acquisition 12 Credits
ED50329 Talk and learning 12 Credits
ED50330 Technologies for learning 12 Credits
ED50343 Educational enquiry (six credit) 6 Credits
ED50423 Education and international development 12 Credits
Optional Units: Select a minimum of 12 and a maximum of 24 Credits from the following list:
ED50304 Education and society 12 Credits
ED50333 Understanding learners and learning 12 Credits

Modular - no specific semester: Project/Dissertation Units

Compulsory Units
ED50308 Dissertation 30 Credits

* This programme catalogue is applicable for the 2013/14 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2014/15 and beyond should not assume that later years of a programme will be in the format displayed here for 2013/14.
* Programmes and units are subject to change at any time, in accordance with normal University procedures.
* Availability of units will be subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.