Reflective Practice

Module code: ED7431

You will develop your understanding of reflective practice through discussion, evaluation and critical analysis of your practice, theoretical readings and a range of approaches to pedagogy including culturally responsive teaching, learner-centredness and knowledge-based approaches to teaching. You will write a reflective account of an aspect of your practice which draws on selected evidence in a practice portfolio and includes a review of the relevant literature.

This module is a compulsory module and is solely for all those without Masters credits who want to begin the programme.


  • 18 hours of seminars
  • 2 hours of tutorials
  • 20 hours of work-based learning
  • 260 hours of guided independent study


  • Portfolio, 1,500 words (30%)
  • Report, 3,500 words (70%)