Rooted in your practical experience, the MA programme emphasises the theoretical study of education. With up-to-date research and evidence-based information about mathematics learning, teaching, assessment, use of technologies and practice, you reflect on current
and future mathematics education practices, policies, mathematics curriculum technologies, problems and innovations.
- Cutting-edge research and a high profile research active staff.
- Highly supportive teaching and a climate built around success, excellence and commitment.
- Wide range of mathematics education specialisations from primary, secondary, training, HE, FE and adult sectors.
Visit the website: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught-courses/mathematics-education-ma.aspx
- Description -
Although rooted in your practical experience, the programme emphasises the theoretical study of education. With up-to-date research and evidence-based information about mathematics learning, teaching, assessment, use of technologies and practice, you will be able to reflect on current and future mathematics education practices, policies, mathematics curriculum technologies, problems and innovations.
Your dissertation allows you to personalise your learning and to play a leading role in the profession.
- Course purpose -
For all those who teach, lecture or organise educational provision at any level. To enable professionals concerned with education to reflect on their practice and to inform such reflection by extending their knowledge. Students will be made aware of significant current developments in contemporary pedagogical policy and practice.
- Course format and assessment -
In order to gain the MA in Mathematics Education, students must complete and pass four modules (30 credits each) and a dissertation (60 credits). There are no examinations - all modules are assessed by written work.
How to apply: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/taught-courses.aspx
About Postgraduate Study at King’s College London:
To study for a postgraduate degree at King’s College London is to study at the city’s most central university and at one of the top 20 universities worldwide (2015/16 QS World Rankings). Graduates will benefit from close connections with the UK’s professional, political, legal, commercial, scientific and cultural life, while the excellent reputation of our MA and MRes programmes ensures our postgraduate alumni are highly sought after by some of the world’s most prestigious employers. We provide graduates with skills that are highly valued in business, government, academia and the professions.
Scholarships & Funding:
All current PGT offer-holders and new PGT applicants are welcome to apply for the scholarships. For more information and to learn how to apply visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/pg/funding/sources
Free language tuition with the Modern Language Centre:
If you are studying for any postgraduate taught degree at King’s you can take a module from a choice of over 25 languages without any additional cost. Visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/mlc