Study patterns: Education: Leadership and Management MA (online)

On this page, you will find the study patterns for our MA Education: Leadership and Management (online).

This study pattern highlights the module(s) that you will need to study and select for the upcoming academic year. The scheduled modules for the remainder of your programme, outlined below, are based on the current plan, however, please note that the order of these may be subject to change. Should any changes be made, we will communicate this to you as soon as possible. Should you have any concerns regarding this, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Please note that any optional modules are subject to viable group sizes. Should you choose a module that is deemed to be non-viable, you will be notified of the alternative available options. Please contact us on +44 (0)1332 594000 or onlineadmissions@derby.ac.uk to discuss your options.

For our students completing the programme at the standard rate of study, we recommend that you study 20 hours per week. For our students completing the programme at the accelerated rate of study, we recommend that you study 40 hours per week.

Education: Leadership and Management, MA (online) - standard (3 years) with autumn (September) start

Study PatternAutumnSpringSummer
Year 1 Crafting Your Masters Study 
(7PE540)
20 credits
Quality Leadership and Management
(7PE549)
20 credits
Developing Leadership Capacity 
(7PE550)
20 credits
Year 2

Option A Module*
20 credits

Option B Module*
20 credits
Evidence Based Practice 
(7PE541)
20 credits
Year 3 Independent Study 
(7PE991)
60 credits 
Independent Study 
(7PE991)
60 credits continued
Independent Study 
(7PE991)
60 credits continued

*Option A Modules (autumn): Curriculum Challenges (7PE545); Measuring and Evaluating Learning (7PE544)
*Option B Modules (spring): Principles of English Language Teaching (7PE547); Innovative 21st Century Teaching (7PE554) 
*Option C Modules (summer): Language Learning: Theory and Practice (7PE548)

 

Education: Leadership and Management, MA (online) - accelerated (2 years) with autumn (September) start

Study PatternAutumnSpringSummer
Year 1

Crafting Your Masters Study 
(7PE540)
20 credits

Option A Module*
20 credits

Quality Leadership and Management
(7PE549)
20 credits

Option B Module*
20 credits

Developing Leadership Capacity 
(7PE550)
20 credits

Evidence Based Practice 
(7PE541)
20 credits

Year 2 Independent Study 
(7PE991)
60 credits
Independent Study 
(7PE991)
60 credits continued
Independent Study 
(7PE991)
60 credits continued

*Option A Modules (autumn): Curriculum Challenges (7PE545); Measuring and Evaluating Learning (7PE544)
*Option B Modules (spring): Principles of English Language Teaching (7PE547); Innovative 21st Century Teaching (7PE554) 
*Option C Modules (summer): Language Learning: Theory and Practice (7PE548)