Taught course

Education (Online)

University of Southampton · Social Sciences

Entry requirements

A good honours degree (equivalent to a UK first- or upper second-class degree) from a recognised university and, ideally, professional experience relating to the area of study

Months of entry


Course content

This programme, delivered online, is aimed at teachers and trainers, both local and international, who are looking for advancement into leadership roles within education organisations and focuses on three core areas essential for career development: pedagogy, leadership and research. It is particularly suitable for those who are unable to travel and are looking for study opportunities that will enable them to remain in their locality or job and yet still obtain higher qualifications. Modules can also be undertaken individually for CPD. Plus dissertation

Typical modules include: Making Sense of Education Research; Effective Teaching and Learning; Leading and Managing in Education; Collecting and Analysing Data in Education; Innovating Practice in Education; Developing Strategies: Global and Social Change; Dissertation

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


12-24 months

Course contact details

Social and Human Sciences
+44 (0)23 8059 3483