Taught course

International Education

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Education and Community Studies
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

An honours degree at 2:2 or above or professional equivalent Applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

During this course you will investigate the impact of globalisation on education policy making and on education systems. You will examine the latest issues in global education and training, looking particularly at how the characteristics of globalisation are defining the way countries develop and how they participate in the economic world order.

If you're considering a career within the field of education in an international educational context, then this course could be for you. You'll be able to explore the impact of globalisation on education policy and evaluate the place of education in economic development and international influences on teaching and learning. The course is flexible and you'll be able to choose from a range of options to develop a course to suit your needs. You'll be able to choose modules that expand your knowledge of teaching, training and human resource development and that match your role to help you progress as an informed and reflective professional.

You'll be taught by an outstanding team of teachers; in fact we've been ranked in the top five in the Guardian Guide for Education for the sixth year running. You'll also have access to our extensive professional and academic network which feeds directly into course design and delivery and to excellent facilities and specialist equipment.

Titles of work undertaken by students on this course have included:

• Working in a Chinese University Student Union: An Examination of Students' Leadership Skills

• An ethnographic study on the assimilation of Asian Muslims in the UK

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries (D336)
Email
sepd@hud.ac.uk
Phone
01484 478249