Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree or equivalent.

All offers of places on this course are subject to a satisfactory DBS Disclosure.

Months of entry

January

Course content

The course offers you the chance to take your professional practice to the next level.

You’ll gain fresh new perspectives, learn new approaches and develop your knowledge around education, particularly in relation to research, policy and practice.

By offering a flexible choice of modules and pathway options, you can also align your studies to your professional interests.

Students can select from one of four Master of Education pathways; choosing Curriculum Development, Teaching and Learning, Leadership and Management or Special Educational Needs.

As part of your core modules, you’ll evaluate and develop a critical understanding of the relationships between research, policy, practice and data. You’ll also develop important reflective skills that will be invaluable as you progress in your career.

Your chosen pathway modules will positively build your skills and knowledge in your particular specialist area.

Independent study will also help to tailor your learning experiences to your chosen specialist area of practice.

Information for international students

If you have studied a non UK qualification, you can see how your qualifications compare to the standard entry criteria, by selecting the country that you received the qualification in, from our country pages. Visit www.northumbria.ac.uk/yourcountry

International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 6 in each component (or approved equivalent)

Qualification and course duration

MEd

full time
18 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
hs.admissions@northumbria.ac.uk
Phone
0191 227 4453