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MAPsychology and Education

Tuition fee £16,000.00 per year
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Overview

This course will help you understand the challenges facing the education-related world of the 21st century, focusing particularly on psychological theory.

You’ll look at the contribution of psychology to education policy and practice in changing international and global contexts.

There are lectures, seminars and workshops. You’ll get regular meetings with your personal tutor who will support and encourage your learning and understanding.

There are no formal written exams. You’re assessed on coursework and a 15-20,000-word dissertation. An experienced research tutor with relevant expertise will support your dissertation study.

Programme structure

Core modules

Critical Issues in Education and Educational Research
The Practice of Research
Developmental Psychology
Psychology and Learning Communities
Dissertation

Teaching

Lectures
Seminars
Workshops
Discussion
Active inquiry
Investigations

You’ll meet regularly with your personal tutor who’ll support and encourage your learning and understanding.

Assessment

Coursework
A 15-20,000-word dissertation

For the dissertation study, you’ll be supported by an experienced research tutor who has expertise in the appropriate field.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States