Taught course

Learning and Development Management

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

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2:2 or above) or an equivalent professional qualification and 2 years full-time experience in a professional role in Education or a related area.

An honours degree at 2:2 or above in a directly relevant area

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

January, September

Course content

If you're looking to progress your career within the fields of training and development within public and private sector organisations, then this could be the course for you. You'll focus on developing different approaches to the practice of learning and development and build the skills needed to support and manage learning by considering wider theories, research and strategies whilst also developing your skills as a leader. You'll have the opportunity to exchange and share learning with others as our course attracts students working in a wide range of disciplines and organisations. The course could help you to progress into middle and senior management roles.

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:

• What is the role of senior management in fostering knowledge transfer within the Learning and Development process in organizations.

• Exploring the educational management strategies needed at a primary school in Thailand

Information for international students

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.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full-time fees are £5,100. Details of the part-time fees can be found at http://www.hud.ac.uk/postgraduate/fees-and-finance/#fees-2017-18
International students
£13,000

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries (D287/D387)
Email
sepd@hud.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1484 478249