School of Education


The School of Education is recognised as one of the best in the United Kingdom, with an excellent international reputation for the development and teaching of education courses that are highly relevant to both research and practice.

We are an extremely active School, and have been notably successful in the last few years in attracting a wide range of research projects and funding from a variety of national and international funding bodies.

Our courses

Master of Education MEd
18 months-3 years, part-time
This is for you if... you are a teacher or educational professional looking to enhance your understanding of teaching practice to support career progression.

International Education (with Specialist Routes) MA
1 year, full-time
This is for you if... you want to enhance your understanding of contemporary issues in primary, secondary and post-compulsory education in international contexts. This course is also available by distance learning.

Applied Linguistics and TESOL MA
1-2 years, full- or part-time
If you already have one year’s teaching experience and are ready to develop your academic and professional expertise in the fields of Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching, this degree can help you make it happen.

1 year, full-time
Grounded in advanced theory and practice, this Masters in TESOL will give you the skills and knowledge to work in the English Language Teaching field – and make an impact to people’s lives all around the world.

You might also be interested in the Applied Linguistics and TESOL MA (by distance learning) 

If you wish to qualify as a teacher, our PGCE courses give you credits towards a Masters qualification.

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