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Education Pathway

Master’s Progression Pathway

The Education pathway offers an excellent opportunity for students to gain a thorough understanding of educational policy from a UK perspective. The pathway provides a good grounding in educational theory and an awareness of current research concerned with the principles of leading and managing in educational or training contexts. The pathway also provides opportunities to develop study skills and examine various research methods in Education.

Duration: One semester or one full academic year


Semester 1 Semester 2
Introductory Introductory
EDUC1033 Contemporary Education Issues, Problems & Policies EDUC1061 Introduction to Teachers & Teaching
EDUC1059 Digital Society: Education & Learning EDUC1039 Education in Other Countries
EDUC1060 Researching Learning (two semester module) EDUC1060 Researching Learning (two semester module)
Optional Optional
EDUC2028 Employability EDUC2030 Adult Learners and Learning
EDUC2055 Research Methods in Education (two semester module) EDUC2055 Research Methods in Education (two semester module)
EDUC2029 Leading & Managing in Education Modules are currently being confirmed for the 202122 academic year. Further options will be added shortly.​
EDUC3029 Sociology of Education
EDUC2037 Social Justice & Inclusive Education

Some modules may be subject to change or availability.

Linked Master’s programmes

MSc Education

MSc Education Management and Leadership

MSc Education Practice and Innovation

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