The field of educational research sets as objectives to explore notions, theories and trends within the filed, to define and transfer types, characteristics and shared terminology, to describe and utilise methods and techniques of quantitative and qualitative research in a critical manner towards the concrete educational phenomenon. The educational research student, passionate about conducting research, has to immerse him/herself in research projects and research teams and throughout the studies gains reflexive, critical and analytical competencies and the ability to innovate the existing educational practices.
Making use of other disciplines like psychology, anthropology, sociology and philosophy, educational research sets out to conduct its activity in a rigorous and systematic way. Due to the broad base for the methodology of educational research, the results are not always generalizable and have to be interpreted in the context of the used methodology.
Through this online Master of Arts in Learning and Teaching you’ll explore relevant learning and teaching perspectives geared towards looking beyond academic performance, and towards understanding the whole needs of your learners.
Accessing effective and inclusive education can be challenging for children and adults with special needs. This online Master of Arts in Inclusive Special Education equips learners with a thorough understanding of the barriers to learning that people with disabilities face, and explores strategies for overcoming these obstacles to learning.
This taught masters degree course is a flexible modular qualification with a rich diversity of modules enabling you to choose those most appropriate to your own context and interests. The modules support your professional development through investigation of currently significant issues in the context of your own experience and appropriate literature.
Education, and the way students should be educated, is a heavily debated and very political subject. The Master Programme in Sociology of Education focuses on the analysis of what education really is and what functions it fulfils. As a student in the programme, you will acquire the means to make independent and advanced analyses of education as a social phenomenon, shaped by historical, cultural and economic conditions. It will prepare you for a career in research or the area of education administration.
The Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) Primary at Winchester is well established and enjoys an excellent professional reputation. The programme was graded outstanding with features of exceptional practice by the most recent Ofsted (2010). In particular, inspectors praised our well-supported partnership with schools, which ensures trainees make the best possible progress. The overall aim of the programme is to nurture high quality entrants to the teaching profession who become successful classroom practitioners.
The Master’s Foundation Programme is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Law, Humanities and Social Sciences Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will live and study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.
Maximize your potential and graduate with a complete portfolio that can be used to help increase your career opportunities. Purdue University’s online Master of Science in Education in Learning Design and Technology gives you vital knowledge and innovative techniques to design and deliver effective instructional materials whether you’re teaching in a classroom or training in a boardroom.
MSEd in Special Education program sees the entire education landscape and combines practical experience with the latest breakthroughs and technology. You will learn new ways to nurture a modern classroom and ensure that students at every skill level succeed. With this degree, your expertise won't just stay current. Your knowledge, career and students will all advance to the next level.
The pressure to conduct research by federal, state and accreditation agencies is becoming more and more prevalent in a variety of settings including academia and health care.
The Master of Teaching and Learning (MTchgLn) endorsed in Primary or Secondary Education is an intensive, research-informed programme of postgraduate study, usually completed in one calendar year of full-time study, or its equivalent in part-time study.
Is this the right time for you to improve your lecturing, become an educational leader, and further your academic career? If so, the Master of Higher Education (MHEd) is the next step for you.
The Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Preparation Certification Program is designed for students, or *candidates, interested in improving the quality of teaching and learning in public schools and ensuring that equitable education opportunities exist for all secondary students.