Taught course

Teaching and Learning

University of Bolton · Faculty of Arts and Media Technologies

Entry requirements

You should have an honours degree, plus a teaching qualification (which can be either QTS or post-compulsory), or be able to provide evidence of your teaching and learning practice. You will be interviewed as part of the application process. You must also have current appropriate employment. If English is not your first language you will need a recognised English language qualification at the appropriate level for this course, i.e. IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA in Teaching and Learning will support your professional development as a practitioner in the health and education sectors.

This is a new award and it indicates an innovative engagement in pedagogical issues. It carries considerable weight as a recognition of high professional standards.

The course will give you an understanding of the principles and practice of effective teaching, including planning, assessment, evaluation, curriculum development and the professional ethics of teaching and learning.

Throughout the course you will draw on and focus upon your work-based experiences as the basis of your studies, utilising your knowledge, scholarship and professional enquiry skills. The development of your learning will be facilitated through reflection with, and support from, peers, mentors and tutors.

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Fees and funding

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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+44 (0)1204 903903