Masters | Postgraduate Course - Global and International Citizenship Education MA Course Details within University of York

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Global and International Citizenship Education MA

Study Details

MA 1 year Full-time

This programme explores important issues about what it means to be a citizen in a global world and what could and should be done by educators to respond to the needs of individuals and groups in nation states and the new global society. This programme will be attractive to all those who have an interest in social studies education. This includes political and ideological education, moral education and education for diversity. This is a broad field that includes global education, comparative education, international education, intercultural understanding and citizenship education. In particular, the programme explores how to help people understand society and develop the skills to take part in it. This includes investigations of European citizenship and global citizenship education and focusing on learning and teaching methods.

Entry Requirements

Applicants will require a 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.
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: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/apply/international/english/