Action Research PGCert, Postgraduate Certificate

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    2195
    Tuition (Module)
    1888
    Tuition (Module)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #172 Online
Action Research offers an approach to changing practice as part of a cycle of change. In addition to enacting the Action Research approach you will draw on published work to inform your understanding of the problem and possible solutions.

About

Action Research offers an approach to changing practice as part of a cycle of change. In addition to enacting the Action Research approach you will draw on published work to inform your understanding of the problem and possible solutions.

During the course you will:

  • Consider the basis for change in educational settings.
  • Develop an understanding of the wider research context of action research.
  • Clarify your professional challenge and developing research questions.
  • Identify actions that you or your colleagues can make to address the challenge.
  • Learn how to collect evidence, which will help you evaluate the actions.
  • Learn how to disseminate your findings and review next steps.

Programme Structure

During the course you will:

  • Consider the basis for change in educational settings.
  • Develop an understanding of the wider research context of action research.
  • Clarify your professional challenge and developing research questions.
  • Identify actions that you or your colleagues can make to address the challenge.
  • Learn how to collect evidence, which will help you evaluate the actions.
  • Learn how to disseminate your findings and review next steps.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Study intensity Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 9 months

      9 months, by distance learning

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Take IELTS test

Academic Requirements

2:2 degree or equivalent, or an acceptable professional qualification.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You don’t need a visa to study in this programme.

Tuition Fee Per Module

  • GBP 2195 International
  • GBP 1888 EU/EEA

Course fees shown were those for the 2015/16 academic year and are for the whole course. Fees for November 2016 entry are to be confirmed.

Funding

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