Education (MEd, MAEd)

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The award
MEd, MAEd

How long you will study
2

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
distance

Course starts
February, April, October

International course fees
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About Education at The Open University

This flexible qualification offers four specialist routes - applied linguistics, inclusive practice, leadership and management, or learning and teaching - enabling you to engage with issues, concepts, and debates in an area that supports your professional development. Your investigative study will draw on your own and others' experience and on appropriate literature, and will develop your understanding of the role and the limitations of research in informing educational practice. The qualification includes a literature review in a topic of your choice, and a substantial dissertation or research project situated in your own practice. You will need some experience of working with learners, either in teaching, the education advisory service, educational administration or an allied field, which may include informal learning settings.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMEd, MAEdHow you will studyDistanceHow long you will study2
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Costs are paid per unit not per qualification.

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