Taught course

International Education

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

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) or an equivalent professional qualification.

For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you 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

September

Course content

If you’re considering a career within the field of education in an international educational context, then this course could be ideal for you. You’ll 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 are ranked in the top ten for Education in the Guardian University Guide (2017) for the seventh consecutive year. 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

Fees and funding

In 2018/19 the full-time tuition fee for UK and EU postgraduate students on this course will be £6,500.

Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and Finance. Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X).

If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pagesfor full details of tuition fees and support available.

Please email the Student Finance Office or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries (D336)
Email
sepd@hud.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1484 478249