Educational Studies

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Educational Studies
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 47733 (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 MEd
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time or 3 years part-time.

Teaching Times
The majority of sessions are in the evenings. Attendance at weekend workshops is occasionally required.
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Entry Requirements

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A 2.1 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in any subject discipline.

Applicants with a 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University may a...

Number of Places No Limit
Course Content

This programme offers teachers and educational professionals opportunities to learn across a range of areas within the broad field of education.

Education professionals in the twenty-first century are expected to have strong knowled...

Subjects Taught

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Modules* (20 CATS points) :
An Introduction to Research Methods: Children, Young People and Education (compulsory)
Assessment Issues in Teaching and Learning in Classrooms
Behaviour Change and Education

Assessment Method There are no written examinations. Modules are assessed by coursework. Modules with an online element use a variety of assessment methods, eg multiple choice tests and contributions to an online forum.
Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates from this degree have found the skills and knowledge learned to be beneficial in their workplace by improving their professional practice. In the case of teachers this has meant the development of research-in...

Further Enquiries Dr Andy Biggart 
Programme Director
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