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 and course duration


full time
12-24 months
part time
24 months


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Celine James
020 8240 4197