Education Studies (Part-time) MA/PGDip/PGCert

Overview

Course facts

  • Name: Education Studies (Part-time)
  • Qualification: MA/PGDip/PGCert
  • Duration: 48 months

If you already have a degree, or the equivalent professional experience, then studying at Masters level is the logical next step for anyone wanting to reap the many and varied benefits that a higher degree can bring, such as career enhancement and individual fulfilment.

The five-weekends-per-year format around which the Masters programme is organised suits both local people and those travelling from further afield, and offers a supportive, friendly atmosphere in which to learn.

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We regret that we are unable to accept applications from international students for this course.

Course content is for guidance purposes only and may be subject to change.

Course Content

  • XME 4001 Research Methods
  • XME 4006 Meeting SEN
  • XME 4009 Developing Mentoring Skills
  • XME 4011 Principles of Assessment
  • XME 4054 Teaching of learners with a SpLD (Dyslexia)
  • XME 4079 Digital Competency - Teaching and Learning (a new on-line module)
  • XME 4083 Educational Leadership and Management
  • XME 4100 Dissertation

Key Dates

The key dates for 2018-19 are:

  • Induction Day - Sunday October 7th (1.30pm- 4.30pm)
  • Weekend 1 - October 20/21
  • Weekend 2 - December 1/2
  • Weekend 3 - February 2/3
  • Assignment 1 - due in on March 3rd
  • Weekend 4 - April 6/7
  • Weekend 5 - June 8/9
  • Assignment 2 - due in on August 30th

Modules for the current academic year

Module listings are for guide purposes only and are subject to change. Find out what our students are currently studying on the Education Studies (Part-time) Modules page.

Entry Requirements

In order to enter a Master’s programme, applicants must have either a 2(ii) honours degree, a recognised equivalent qualification, or have at least three years’ relevant professional experience.

All applicants will be asked to provide the name of a referee, who can vouch for the ability of the applicant to study at masters level. Occasionally, applicants may be asked to attend for interview before an offer of a place can be confirmed.

Some modules may stipulate an additional, specific entry requirement, for example, previous teaching experience. Where this is the case, it is indicated in the module description in this prospectus.

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Apply

We regret that we are unable to accept applications from international students for this course.

Home/EU students: apply online yourself with the help of our Guidance Notes on online application for Home/EU students. We strongly recommend you read these before you start to apply online.

Once you have read the Guidance Notes you should apply using our Online Application form.

Need help applying? Home/EU students please contact:

Postgraduate Admissions: postgraduate@bangor.ac.uk or write to:

Admissions Office
Bangor University
Gwynedd
LL57 2DG

Telephone: +44 (0)1248 388484

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