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Primary Education with Gaelic (Fluent) MA (Hons)

The University of Edinburgh

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    3T59

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    16th

    7
  • Subject Ranking

    26th

    1 (English)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    182

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    64

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.73

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    MA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

The MA (Hons) Primary Education with Gaelic programme aims to support you to become a Gaelic-medium educator who will develop professional values of trust, respect, integrity and a commitment to the principles of social justice. Based in the Moray House School of Education, you will have the opportunity to develop a deep knowledge and understanding of learning, of children as individual learners, and of the pedagogies associated with the primary curriculum. Through extended and sustained professional practice in Gaelic-medium and English-medium primary schools, you will develop professional expertise, knowledge of the curriculum in action and a critical understanding of the complexities of school and community. Additionally, the MA (Hons) in Primary Education with Gaelic (fluent speakers) provides you with the opportunity to study courses in Celtic (School of Literatures, Languages & Cultures) and in linguistics (School of Philosophy, Psychology & Language Sciences), exposing you to internationally-renowned expertise in these subject areas.Graduates of the programme are able to teach in Gaelic-medium or English-medium primary education.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Grades / Points

ABB

Details

Required subjects: A Level: no specific A Level subjects required. GCSEs: Mathematics at grade B or 6, English Language and English Literature, both at grade C or 4. Additional requirement: Gaelic or Gàidhlig SQA Higher at grade B (preferred) or Gàidhlig National 5 at grade A.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

16th

About this University

The University of Edinburgh offers more than 500 undergraduate programmes across a wide range of disciplines. 89% of graduates leave the university with a 1st or 2:1 degree classification. Edinburgh is a beautiful, historic city that is regularly voted as one of the most desirable places to live in the world.

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Central area campus

George Square

Edinburgh

EH8 9JZ

UNITED KINGDOM