If you’re an education professional, this course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to research different educational settings, identify potential problems and provide innovative solutions to improve practice. It will encourage you to become a critical, reflective and innovative practitioner.
The course is aimed primarily at teachers interested in developing innovative practice. Although you will be enrolled onto the standard MA Educational Innovation course, some students choose to pursue a specialism, such as Primary, Special Educational Needs or Leadership.
Specialisms are dependent on availability of specialist modules and prior qualifications.
- Religions and Education (Distance Learning) (MA PGCert)
- Religions, Society and Education (Islamic Education) (MA)
- Psychology and Education (MA)
- Islamic Education (PGA)
- Global Education and International Development (MA)
- Foundation Research Methods in Education (PGA)
- Educational Studies (MA)
- Educational Leadership and Management (MA)
- Drama and Theatre Education (MA)
- Drama Education and English Language Teaching (MA)
- Childhood in Society (MA)
- Foundation Research Methods in Education OR
- Foundation Research Methods in Education (Online)
This programme has a number of optional modules to choose from to allow you to achieve the required credits to successfully complete the programme. Our optional module lists are subject to change each year to keep the student learning experience current and up-to-date. For the optional modules available in this department please visit the department website.
* The modules mentioned above may be subject to change. Please read our terms and conditions for more detailed information.
Lectures, seminars, discussions, presentations and case studies with activities related to individual specialisms. To help busy professionals manage their work loads, some of the modules are taught at weekends or online. You can commence this course from a variety of starting points depending on whether CATS have been accredited previously. You can complete a final project/ dissertation preceded by one of the core research method modules. You will choose the remaining three modules from a selection within the Centre for Education Studies.
Programmes within the Centre for Education Studies are assessed through a variety of methods depending on the module choices each student makes. For detailed information on individual modules please visit the website.
This course provides an excellent opportunity for practising teachers who wish to enhance their careers within a school specialism.
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Full-time: 1 year
(September 2019 - September 2020)
Part-time: 2-5 years
2:ii undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject
English Language Requirements
IELTS overall score of 6.5, minimum component scores not below 6.0.
Department of Study
Location of Study
University of Warwick
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