Higher Education

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Higher Education
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 104859 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year: 2019
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 3 yearss part-time.

The MSc is designed for part-time studies with interactions occurring mostly online asynchronously. The place-based week-long contact sessions in the first year will involve intensive full-day interactions.
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Entry Requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in any discipline.

Applicants are required to be working within a higher education institution, and/or be able to demonstrate that she/he has access to conduc...

Number of Places 30

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Responding to a growing need for cross-functional integration of policies with practices in higher education, our intellectually rich modules foster a learning culture of leadership and development, innovation and evalu...

Course Content The MSc in Higher Education is designed to proactively address the diverse challenges facing higher education, for its long-term prosperity. This comprehensive interdisciplinary curriculum recognises that the roles played by higher education in society, and by individuals within higher education institutions, are best served by engaging with education as the key to transformation, access, and quality of higher education in this digital age.
Subjects Taught

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Year 1 is foundational because it introduces concepts and debates central to the contemporary academic project, including the purposes of higher education, knowledge, adult learning and teaching, curriculum, assessment and evaluation....

Assessment Method

Expand+Awarding of the qualifications is based on continuous assessment of your coursework and research project, in reference to criteria aligned with the learning outcomes. The MSc provides opportunities for diversified assessment which authentically repli...

Careers or Further Progression

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The MSc in Higher Education is a three-year part-time qualification designed to challenge, inspire and empower you as a higher education practitioner and researcher.

This postgraduate qualification in Higher Educa...

Further Enquiries Dr Dina Belluigi
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work
email: d.belluigi@qub.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 5948
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