Taught course

Applied Professional Studies in Education

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Education Studies
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A good first degree and/or suitable professional experience. We consider all applications on the basis of relevant qualifications and experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Distance learning, part-time online course

This course is for practising teachers, classroom assistants, heads of department and managers wanting to explore and deepen their professional practice through targeted reading and classroom-based practitioner research.

The course is flexible, so you can focus on the topics most relevant to your job.

Core modules

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Practice-based Inquiry
  • Critical Reflection on Professional Development
  • Research Methods in Education
  • Dissertation

Teaching

This programme comprises online modules with individual online tutorial support.

Course duration

1–3 years part-time (online)

Information for international students

An overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MA

distance learning
24-36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
education@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 8177