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Master of Education (MEd) Pastoral Care

Stranmillis University College

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  • Qualification

    MEd - Master of Education

  • Location

    Stranmillis University College

  • Study mode

    Flexible learning

  • Start date

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

This M-level specialist option addresses a need among teachers and education professionals for high-quality professional development in the crucial, challenging and fast-evolving area of pastoral care in education. Students are introduced to local, national and international research and are challenged to respond critically, applying their learning to their own context. This specialist option is open to teachers and other professionals working with children from pre-school through to post-16.

HOW WILL I STUDY?

Depending on the modules selected, teaching and learning is delivered through a blended approach of lectures, virtual learning activities, reflective, self-directed study. For your dissertation, you will be allocated a Personal Tutor who will guide and support you throughout your dissertation

CONTACT TIME

Most module sessions are in the evenings, although attendance at weekend workshops may occasionally be required. In some modules there is an online taught element. Modules are taught on-campus, with each module lasting approximately 10 weeks, with the equivalent of 30 hours of contact time per module.

WHO WILL BE TEACHING ME?

You will be taught, assessed and supported by an exceptional team of internationally recognised, research-informed and experienced practitioners.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

There are no written examinations. Modules are assessed by coursework.

Application deadline

10 September 2021

Tuition fees

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University information

Stranmillis University College

  • Campus address

    Stranmillis University College, Stranmillis Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT9 5DY, Northern Ireland

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