Pre-Masters in Education
Our MA Education programme focuses on educational practice. Building on our recognised excellence in postgraduate teaching and research, this programme offers a structured pathway for professional development in education.
Our graduates have gone on to work in a wide range of teaching and education management career roles.
Pathways at the University of Plymouth
2021/22 and 2022/23
Fees for 2021/22
Fees for 2022/23
Stage 1: January, May and September
Stage 1: Pre-Masters
Critical Thinking for Postgraduate Study
You will develop a range of critical thinking skills, including argument construction and evaluation, debate, use of evidence and critical reading.
How will I be assessed? 30% coursework, 70% examination
Interactive Learning Skills and Communication for Postgraduate Study
You will acquire a range of academic communication skills(written and oral) to prepare you for your Masters and professional life.
How will I be assessed? 60% coursework, 40% examination
Research Methods for Postgraduate Study
You will improve your understanding of postgraduate research methods and methodologies, and learn how to plan and undertake this research.
How will I be assessed? 100% coursework
Stage 2: Masters degree