Masters | Postgraduate Course - Education (by research) MA Course Details within University of York

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Education (by research) MA

Study Details

MA 1 year Full-time, MA 2 years Part-time

This degree offers an opportunity to undertake a study leading to the production of a 25,000 word dissertation. In keeping with the departmental tradition of applied educational research, applications from students wishing to study current trends and developments in education are particularly welcomed. This programme can be undertaken either on a full time (1 year) basis or on a part time (2 year) basis. For the full time version there will normally be at least four supervisions each term; for the part time version there will normally be at least two supervisions each term.

Entry Requirements

Applicants usually need a degree UK: 2.1 or above; USA grade point average 3.2 or above; PR China average degree score 80 or above, the score you will need will depend on which university you attended and which subject you are applying for; other counties. You will need to prepare a research proposal which will be submitted at the time of applying, so that we can get a clear idea of the topic area you are interested in and how you intend to go about collecting data.
If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to. For more information, see: