Early Years Education - MA

University of Sussex    School of Education and Social Work

Full time September MA 1 year full time
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Embark on a rewarding journey in Early Years Education with the MA programme at Sussex. Delve into the practical and theoretical aspects of education for children aged zero to five, exploring concepts such as quality, equity, and communication. Benefit from our strong network of local schools for valuable work placements. Core modules like Research in Early Years Education and Exploring Professional Practice provide a solid foundation, while diverse options like Global Childhoods and Provocative Pedagogies allow you to tailor your learning. Develop essential skills in research, presentation, and critical reflection to pursue a range of educational careers globally. With a lower second-class honours degree or above and some prior teaching experience, you can thrive in this dynamic sector. Join us to lead the way in Early Years education and make a difference in the lives of young learners.

About the course

Do you want to work in teaching or management in the UK, or in international Early Years educational contexts? 

This MA is ideal if you’re an international student wishing to explore early years education in the UK. You’ll study both the practical and theoretical aspects of education in the zero-to-five-years age range. Early Years learning primarily focuses on the following ideas:

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Entry Requirements

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

Your qualification can be in any subject. At least one year's prior experience in teaching or education is preferable but not essential.


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