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Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode Online
  • Duration 24 months
  • Start date Jan-2000

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Essex’s online Master of Education (M.Ed.) is a unique programme which enables teachers, trainers and tutors from all backgrounds to reflect on the way they teach and develop their practice in an innovative way. On this course students can gain insight and inspiration by interacting and learning from fellow educational professionals from across the globe. This modern course offers a timely view of technology-based learning and how it can enhance practice. Students will explore some key theoretical ideas in the philosophy of education and be introduced to the historical context that has influenced current educational practice.  The course aims to develop their skills as a reflective practitioner and enable you to consider the role of research in informing teaching and learning. This course will explore a broad range of topics including: philosophical ideas that underpin educational practice; the delivery of effective teaching and learning; cognitive scientific research into how people learn; the theory and practice of Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL); principles of assessment and how it has an influence on learning, teaching and the curriculum; an overview of the process of research and developing a literature review; framing research questions and selecting appropriate research methods.