Research course

Physical Education and Physical Activity by Research

Institution
Canterbury Christ Church University · Faculty of Education
Qualifications
MA by research

Entry requirements

Evidence that you have a good bachelor degree (or equivalent) where your dissertation is written in English (NB some subjects require a higher entry qualification).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA by Research (Physical Education and Physical Activity) is a brand new and exciting opportunity for you to undertake a supervised programme of independent study and practice in a structured and supportive environment within the field of Physical Education, and or Physical Activity.

The Masters by Research sits within the Directorate of Physical Education, within the School of Childhood and Education Sciences, which forms part of the Faculty of Education.

To support your independent study, there are research methods sessions run by the Graduate School throughout the year, and you will also be invited to research theme group meetings and events that are held within the Faculty of Education. There are eight research theme groups that will also support and guide you through your studies. These include:

  • Holistic Early Learning and Development;
  • Curriculum, Creativity and Innovation;
  • Professional Organisational and Leadership Development;
  • Pedagogy and Identity;
  • Ecopedagogy;
  • Autobiography and Narrative;
  • Inclusion, Equalities and Social Justice; and
  • Post Secular Values and the Sacred.

It is possible to complete the MA by Research either part-time (two years) or full-time (one year).

Information for international students

Canterbury Christ Church University welcomes applications from International Students. For more information please visit our website.

Fees and funding

For up to date fee and loan information please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Physical Education Administration
Email
physical.education@canterbury.ac.uk