Taught course


University of Derby · College of Education

Entry requirements

Please see our website for further information.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

During this course you’ll have the opportunity to gain an expert understanding of the aims of education and its role within society through the exploration of education theories, policies and practices. Through a research enquiry, you will develop confidence and expertise in your chosen area of interest.

Our course is delivered by a highly experienced educational team with expertise across the range of educational sectors. Our tutors are friendly and approachable and will pass their specialist knowledge on to you, ensuring you are up to date with the latest theory and practice.

We offer you the opportunity to gain a broad-based masters degree in education or specialise by taking one of the following pathways:

You can choose to study this course full-time or part-time.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24-36 months

Course contact details

Vanessa Cottle