Taught course


University of Sussex · School of Education and Social Work

Entry requirements

You should normally have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above.

Your undergraduate degree can be in any subject. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry


Course content

We’ve designed this Masters to meet your needs if you’re working – or want to work – in teaching, management, education and development contexts.

This course:

  • is grounded in research
  • recognises and builds on your prior knowledge and experience in your own personal area of education
  • develops professionally relevant knowledge, skills and understanding
  • introduces new knowledge and research about educational issues
  • leads to further qualifications to enhance your career prospects.

Our MA is innovative, highly regarded and flexible. You’ll develop your research skills and expertise in planning, conducting and achieving impact for your research. You’ll join a thriving research and learning community through one of our three research centres. These include the Centre for Teaching and Learning Research.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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