Taught course

Education: Pedagogy

St Mary's University, Twickenham, London · St Mary's University, Twickenham, London

Entry requirements

A good honours degree.

Students must be in professional practice in order to undertake a small-scale practitioner research inquiry.

Months of entry


Course content

This degree is designed for anyone involved in teaching and learning. There's a choice of modes of delivery to meet the needs of practitioners in all locations and phases of schooling: face-to-face, blended (combining elements of intensive face-to-face learning on study days with online learning) or an online programme. The programme offers teachers and other education professionals - including teaching assistants, mentors and librarians - a choice of pathways related to their practice, at any stage of career.

The programme supports learning and develops your ability to reflect critically on classroom practice. The focus throughout the degree is on developing pedagogical understanding as reflective practitioners. You'll gain a wider understanding of key issues in the field of education.You'll also develop a critical understanding of research methodology as you plan and conduct a small-scale enquiry into an issue of your own choice. This will enable you to further your own understanding of your practice.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will need to achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no less than 5.5 in any section (or equivalent).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12-24 months
      part time
      24 months
      • PGCert
        part time
        12 months
        • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

      Course contact details

      Celine James
      020 8240 4197