Entry requirements

Students are expected to have a good first degree, although we often accept applicants with appropriate experience that we consider sufficient and comparable. For more information please contact our admissions team or telephone 01225 876180.

Months of entry


Course content

  • Designed for busy working professionals seeking to develop their own practice.
  • Allows you to study educational topics in depth.
  • Offers flexible learning opportunities through a range of modules.
The MA in Professional Practice is aimed at busy working professionals who wish to develop their own practice. It is aimed at those new to the profession as well as those who are experienced in their field. It aims to help individuals recognise and defend good professional practice and to become competent in analysing, evaluating and restructuring their practice in changing circumstances through engagement with evidence-based practice.

Many of our graduates seek new career paths to educational management, training or in related fields. Some wish to continue their expertise in their professional practice and gain a broader and deeper view of education. Others wish to take their studies further – to PhD level – and seek eventual employment in an academic institution.

Information for international students

For further information visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

For more information on funding please refer to our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

01225 876180