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Education Leadership in Learning (Teach First) MA

Northumbria University, Newcastle

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Coach Lane Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

This course is specifically for applicants who have completed the Teach First PGDE.
This 60-credit course will give you the opportunity to continue your professional development while focusing on improving substantive knowledge to inform and develop a wide range of educational sectors: including school, further and higher education.

On this course, you will use research and critical enquiry to further extend, develop and enhance your ability to evaluate and judge the underlying assumptions surrounding educational policy and practice.

You will develop a critical understanding of the inter-relationships between research, policy and practice and their manifestations in different settings and contexts.

The Education Leadership in Learning MA will develop your critical reflective abilities, with a view of empowering you to become entrepreneurial in relation to your ongoing career within your chosen sector; whether that is further education, higher education, schools or training organisations.

Designed to cater for a wide range of professionals in education, this programme will offer you a great launch pad for the next step in your career. The flexibility to choose from such a wide variety of modules mean you can prepare for the exact role you want.

You’ll graduate with knowledge of the very latest in education research, policy and practice, and with a whole new perspective on data and evaluation, all of which will help to put you at the forefront of your field. You’ll also be able to reflect upon and challenge your own practice, which is a valuable skill to demonstrate to future employers.

You will leave the course confident in your knowledge and abilities, empowered to make change in your own organisation and ready to go to the next level in your career.

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 5,167per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Northumbria University, Newcastle

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  • Campus address

    Northumbria University, Northumberland Building, Northumberland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, NE1 8ST, England

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  • Subject ranking

    26th out of 81 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    151 76%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    91 91%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.77 75%



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