12 Months (Full-time)
University of the West of England degree
Larnaca and Paphos
BA(Hons) Degree or equivalent from an accredited University

Sufficient knowledge of the English language

21+ by 1st September of year of entry

Course Insight

The MA course in Education is designed for individuals from diverse educational backgrounds who are seeking to improve their educational skills and gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of effective leadership. There is a clear need for educationalists that possess the appropriate skills, knowledge and ability to lead and motivate. The rationale of the programme is therefore to develop educational leaders who have the necessary qualities, not only to lead their own organisations effectively, but who will contribute towards their community and society at large through lifelong personal development. The course aims to support participants in developing as critically reflective practitioners with a broader and deeper understanding of their context, phase or subject. Students are supported in analysing and carrying out small-scale enquiries, underpinned by and connecting theory with practice.

Teaching and Learning

In addition to scheduled lectures, a range of student-centred learning approaches will be employed including team exercises, research, problem solving, group and individual presentation etc. As students progress through the programme, learning techniques will become broader and more varied to facilitate self-motivation and self-confidence.


Assessment is by a variety of methods including written assignments, directed tasks, posters and short oral presentations. Final percentage grades will be awarded at the end of each module based on pre-determined criteria and outcomes.

Enrolment and Duration

The course comprises of 7 modules, the first six are covered over 12 months (full time study) through scheduled lectures and are followed by the Final Project module within a more flexible study schedule. The full time mode of study is four evening sessions per week however the course is also available on a part-time basis over a period of 24 months.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must hold a degree from an accredited University. Graduates from non-English speaking institutions will be required to provide evidence of their knowledge of the English Language.

Graduation Requirements

To achieve the MA degree award in Education, students are required to complete all modules earning a total of 180 credits or 120 credits for the Postgraduate Diploma. (See Course Structure)

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