Taught course

Mathematics Education

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Development and Society

Entry requirements

You normally need • a degree or equivalent – we take account of your degree classification and may ask to see an example of your academic writing • a recognised professional qualification relevant to the course or substantial experience of studying If English is not your first language, you normally need an overall IELTS score of 7.0 with 6.5 in reading and 6.5 in writing. We may undertake a face to face or telephone interview to ensure your spoken language skills meet the requirements for working with learners in an educational setting.

Months of entry


Course content

If you are already working as a mathematics teacher, this part-time course can help you to progress your career. You develop both your professional practice and knowledge, opening up the opportunity to reach more senior roles in mathematics teaching.

Key points
• Develop your understanding of key issues in mathematics education.
• Relate your studies to your working life with research informed learning.
• Investigate an area of your professional practice or specialism with a final research project.
• Benefit from a part-time course that is designed to fit around a busy teaching life.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months

Course contact details

Development and Society
+44 (0)114 225 5555