Academic Practice MA AP | PGDAP | PGCAP

Online University of Liverpool    Liverpool Online Programmes

Part time January, May PGDip, PGCert, MA 2.5 years

About the course

This online academic practice programme has been designed for students from both teaching and non-teaching backgrounds in higher education (HE) to provide an opportunity to enhance their academic practice, academic leadership and ability to support learning and teaching in a global context. 

There are three study awards for the programme: the Postgraduate Certificate Academic Practice (PGCAP), the Postgraduate Diploma Academic Practice (PGDAP) and full Master of Arts Academic Practice (MA AP).   

Is this the right course for you?

Depending on a student's background, the online PGCAP award offers two pathways. 


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Entry Requirements

For both PGCAP pathways, applicants must have: 

- A degree equivalent to an upper-second class UK bachelor’s degree or equivalent.

For pathway two leading to Fellowship (FHEA), applicants must also:

- Hold a teaching position in a higher education institution that enables them to demonstrate Descriptor level 2 of the UK Professional Standards Framework (UKPSF).

If you are unsure about which pathway is best suited to you, please contact our admissions team to discuss the options open to you.

All applicants must provide evidence that they have an English language ability equivalent to an IELTS (academic) score of 6.5.


MA: £15,300

PGDAP: £10,200

PGCAP: £5,100

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