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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Plymouth Marjon University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Understand how disability discrimination manifests in educational contexts, and what you can do to change it.

Course Summary

MA Education - Disability is a new and exciting development here at Marjon. This course enables you to explore issues related to disability that are prevalent in professional contexts. There will be options to focus specific assignments on particular impairments, giving you the opportunity to carry-out in depth research. Later in the course, you will learn about theories behind disability discrimination and how this may vary due to global position.

What might you become?

The course is specifically designed to enable you to work with disabled people in a variety of professional contexts. You may want to work in traditional education settings, the wider education sector, or you may wish to pursue further study.

How will you be taught?

The course is delivered to fit in with your work, through distance learning, focusing on 1:1 tutorials, practice-based conversations at your workplace, professional focus groups, Saturday workshops and occasional key-note lectures. Hours per week vary depending on work, life and family commitments.

How will you be assessed?

Includes essays and a review of a policy document and a portfolio allowing a great deal of individual choice.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 12,500per year

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

University information

Plymouth Marjon University

  • University League Table

    113th

  • Campus address

    Plymouth Marjon University, Derriford Road, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL6 8BH, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    63rd out of 90 22

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    122 57%

    57th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    63.0 63%

    61st

    35
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    7th

    5

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