Educational Leadership and Management, M.A.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    13050
    Tuition (Year)
    7560
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The MA Educational Leadership and Management is offered at the Manchester Metropolitan University and it provides the opportunity for educational and public sector professionals to critical analyse leadership and management in educational settings.

About

This course is aimed at those who wish to become educational leaders / managers, and those who wish to explore the transformative possibilities of education. Students will study theories of leadership and management and the complex ways in which they relate to their own context. This includes critically analysing current models relating to leading change, organisational culture, managing people and resources and the impact of leadership on organisational effectiveness.

The MA Educational Leadership and Management is offered at the Manchester Metropolitan University and it provides the opportunity for educational and public sector professionals to critical analyse leadership and management in educational settings.

Students will also have the opportunity to develop their understandings of transformative and ethical leadership, and explore the contribution of educational leadership in delivering social change and equality in global contexts. The programme draws upon the outstanding specialised research and expertise developed within our Centre for Educational Leadership and Management.

Features & benefits of the course
  • Study at our £139 million new Brooks Building which has world-class facillities for teaching and learning
  • Close collaboration with ESRI, including guests speakers and conferences
  • Suitable for non-EU international applicants who are welcomed and supported by MMU International

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Students take two optional units from the following:
  • Collaborative Research Project
  • Globalisation, Social Justice and Social Change
  • Identity, Equality and Empowerment in Childhood
  • Independent Study
  • Key Issues in Managing Diversity, Disability and Special Educational Needs
  • Practice Based Project
  • Transformative and Ethical Leadership in Educational Settings

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Duration part-time 36 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • 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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  • Minimum required score: 575

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score: 90

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

Standard MMU admission requirements for taught postgraduate programmes apply: applicants need to have an honours degree, or a postgraduate diploma or a professional qualification recognised as being equivalent to a UK honours degree. Other qualifications or experience may be acceptable if students are able to demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skills to a UK honours degree standard.

Language requirements

International applicants need to demonstrate English Language requirements at IELTS 6.5 with no less than 5.5 in any component, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 13050 International
  • GBP 7560 EU/EEA


Funding

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