Online MSc in Education

General

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Program Description

There is a huge discrepancy in educational standards both nationally and internationally, yet the commitment to provide the best opportunities remains strong. The University of Glasgow recognises the need for quality teachers and their Online MSc Education is committed to developing you into a future curriculum leader. They do this with a strong focus on research and high-level teaching from their expert faculty and as a result, the School of Education are ranked 1st in the UK (The Times Good University Guide 2018).

Choose your own path

This programme offers three specialist pathways, letting you tailor your studies to your unique experiences and career goals. Choose from psychological and international perspectives in adult education; assessment and pedagogy; inclusive and special education. Each of these options is tailored towards providing you with the skills necessary for a successful career in education and help shape the minds of tomorrow.

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Expert teaching

As the highest ranked Russell Group university for teaching, learning is part of the University of Glasgow's DNA. Studying at their School of Education, you’ll learn from lecturers at the forefront of educational research, such as Dr Jennifer Farrar, whose current work on critical literacy in the classroom is prompting policy change.

But don’t just take their word for it, University of Glasgow’s School of Education is ranked 1st in the UK for student satisfaction both in the Complete University Guide (2020) and in the NSS (2014, 2015, 2016).

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100% online, interactive learning

Studying online means you don’t have to sacrifice your current career in order to pursue a new one. University of Glasgow’s Online MSc Education will provide you with industry-lead teaching and cutting-edge research without you having to set foot on campus. You would be able to access their interactive resources from anywhere and at any time; this includes video, audio, real-time interactive tools, discussion areas, and more.

What’s more, once you’ve started the programme, they won’t leave you to it. They will always be on hand to help you, all the way through to graduation.

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Entry Requirements

  • 2:1 or equivalent from a recognised institution or relevant professional qualification (eg PGCE)
  • International students: applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band.

World changers welcome: join us and make your mark

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Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

Our online programmes allow you to study for a University of Glasgow postgraduate degree from anywhere in the world. The University of Glasgow offers a range of online postgraduate programmes and shor ... Read More

Our online programmes allow you to study for a University of Glasgow postgraduate degree from anywhere in the world. The University of Glasgow offers a range of online postgraduate programmes and short courses as well as free MOOCs (massive online open courses). We offer online distance learning programmes across an ever-expanding range of subject areas. Our online postgraduate programmes involve the same level of work as our on-campus programmes, and the qualification you get is of equal value. All you need to study for our online programmes is a computer and internet connection. Read less