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  Senior Leader Degree Apprenticeship (Educational Leadership and Management) (Distance Learning) MSc

Online University of Portsmouth    School of Education, Languages and Linguistics

September, January MSc, Other 2 years part-time distance learning
Business & Management (5)

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Embark on a transformative journey with the Senior Leader Degree Apprenticeship (Educational Leadership and Management) MSc. This programme offers a unique opportunity to earn a Master's qualification while enhancing your leadership and management skills – all while earning a salary and working full-time. Delve into leadership strategy, decision-making in education, and human resource management, tailored for professionals in various sectors like teaching, social care, healthcare, youth work, or policing. With a blend of campus-based and distance learning options, you'll have the flexibility to balance work and study. Benefit from interactive virtual learning environments, face-to-face teaching sessions, and access to a wealth of resources including online materials and library resources. Engage with peers and lecturers, receive personalized support, and hone your skills through diverse assessments like case studies, research proposals, and analytical reports. To qualify, you'll need a second-class honours degree, educational experience, and proficiency in English language. Elevate your career prospects with this comprehensive programme and unlock new opportunities in educational leadership and management.

About the course


Do you want to get a Master's qualification and develop your leadership and management skills while you earn a salary and work full time?

On this MSc Educational Leadership and Management degree apprenticeship course, you'll learn about leadership strategy, decision-making in education and human resource management. Whether you work in teaching, social care, healthcare, youth work or the police, you'll build on your previous skills, studies and experience and develop your expertise, theories and techniques to postgraduate level. The Government or your employer pay your tuition fees – so it doesn’t cost you anything.

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a second-class honours degree, and experience in an educational setting. All applicants will be invited to attend an interview.

All applicants to the Degree Apprenticeship courses must have an acceptable Level 2 qualification in English and Mathematics, if you an unsure whether you have a suitable qualification please get in touch.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.5.


The course fee is shared between the Government and some employers, meaning no cost to you as the degree apprentice. Please see our Degree Apprenticeships page for further information: Please see the university website for further information on fees for this course.

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