Professional Practice, M.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    821
    Tuition (Module)
    391
    Tuition (Module)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

Our Professional Practice courses provide a flexible, bespoke work based route to a postgraduate qualification.

All courses have as their main focus a work based project supported by your own personal learning and development. You will benefit from a highly relevant, customised course which also delivers outcomes for your organisation.

The key course components allow for high levels of customisation, choice and negotiation. You negotiate your programme pathway, timescales, target award and award title.

Students may also make a claim (APL) to gain credits for exemption from some modules.

Programme Structure

  • Director of Studies: Clare Swarbrick
  • Duration: Part-time with up to 60 months to complete (Masters)
  • Assessment: Coursework, including learning contracts, project proposals, reports, reflective commentary, and oral presentation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Study intensity Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 12 months

      The duration of this part-time course is flexible as it is offered on a modular basis

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Applicants should usually have at least three years’ experience in a role which allows for the scope to undertake postgraduate work-based projects. All applicants require employer/stakeholder support.
  • IELTS: At least 6.5 overall (minimum element scores apply).

Work Experience

At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee Per Module

  • GBP 821 International
  • GBP 391 EU/EEA
  • UK/EU: £391 per 10 credit module
  • Overseas: £821 per 10 credit module

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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