Action Research PGCert, Postgraduate Certificate

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
  • English (book IELTS)
    Language
University rank #159 (WUR) 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

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 9 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      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
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English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Book IELTS

Academic Requirements

  • The GRE - or Graduate Record Examinations - is a standardized test administered by Educational Testing Service (ETS) and is part of the admission requirements at many graduate schools and business schools. The GRE score uses a range between 130 and 170 and measures verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing.

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

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    2195 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2195 GBP per module and a duration of 9 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1888 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1888 GBP per module and a duration of 9 months.
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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.

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