The MA in Teaching is a long established and highly successful programme aimed at developing the practice of teachers in the early stages of their careers. It has the unique characteristic of beginning with teahers' own classroom and school experiences and developing appropriately rigorous analysis around these in ways that connect to relevant academic theory and research. It is a campus based programme taking place over around twenty evening sessions per year.
This programme is aimed specifically at teachers in the first five years of their teaching career. It enables participants to systematically research their own practice in ways which enhance their professional effectiveness. The major focus for research includes pupil achievement, innovation and change and being a reflective practitioner.
As part of the MA Education you will study the following units: -Critical Questions in Education -Current Issues in Education -Practitioners as Change Agents -Professional Development for New Teachers in the Primary Sector -Professional Development for New Teachers in the Secondary /Post Compulsory Sector -Reflective Practitioner -Understanding Pupil Achievements
Features & benefits of the course
-Designed specifically for newly qualified teachers -Aims to improve and develop professional practice -Opportunity to study as part of a supportive group of professionals -The course offers January and September start dates - see http://www.mmu.ac.uk/education/cpd
page on the Manchester Metropolitan University website for more details!
You should have an honours degree or equivalent in Education or in a subject area relevant to the discipline you wish to study in. Teachers should have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and be recently qualified. Applicants who have a Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma may enter the course with advanced standing to continue their studies at the appropriate level.
Part-time UK and EU students: £685 per 30 credit unit. · A Masters qualification typically comprises 180 credits.
Recipient: Manchester Metropolitan University
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