Discover MA Education

Discover MA Education at Derby

Our MA Education explores the subject of education in its fullest sense, from its pivotal role in society to the theories, policies, and practices which influence, change, and enhance it.

You’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Explore, critique and research education, from its practical applications, to the abstract theories of the mechanisms, purpose and rationale behind education.
  • Develop expertise that will enhance your confidence as a practitioner.
  • Tailor the course to your interests and career path by choosing one of our seven optional pathways.
  • Fit your study around your current commitments – our MA Education is available full-timepart-time, or delivered to group cohorts at your organisation.

The course aims to equip you with stimulating ideas to take into your workplace, generate food for thought about your practice, and enhance your career prospects.

Postgraduate study loans - apply for up to £10,000

Did you know that you’ll be able to apply for a student loan of up to £10,000 a year for taught and research masters courses in all postgraduate subject areas? If you’re under 60, starting a course from August 2016 onwards, and are applying to study full-time, part-time or via distance learning at a UK university, you are eligible to apply.

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Discover what Derby can do for you

To find out more about studying with us, come along to our Postgraduate Open Evening at our Kedleston Road site on Tuesday 17 May, 5pm – 7pm. Our expert staff will be on hand to talk about the options available to you and the benefits of joining a thriving community of postgraduate students. Book your place here.

MA Education study options

MA Education
MA Education (full-time)
MA Education (part time, on campus)
MA Education (Workplace Contract)
MA Education: Early Years
MA Education: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
MA Education: Leadership Coaching and Mentoring
MA Education: Leadership and Management
MA Education: Lifelong Learning
MA Education: Primary Mathematics
MA Education: Special Educational Needs and Disabilities