University of London International Programmes

Course Introduction

The course has been recognised by the ESRC as a comprehensive programme of research training which will provide the necessary knowledge, skills and confidence to interpret, evaluate and carry out research in any education'related setting; enable you to effectively work with, and perform research in a variety of sectors, including industry, the public sector, and the academic community; explore a wide range of disciplinary approaches to educational research and the relevance of disciplines such as Sociology, Psychology, History and Philosophy for undertaking research in educational settings; allow you to gain expertise in research procedures such as interviewing, literature reviewing, data analysis, and writing; act as valuable preparation if you wish to undertake doctoral studies.

Course Modules

Modules include: Approaches to educational research; research methods; writing and presenting educational research; research and the theoretical field; qualitative data analysis; quantitative data analysis; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A 2nd class Honours degree or the equivalent; (IELTS) International English Language Testing System when an overall score of at least 7 is achieved with a minimum of 7.0 in the Reading and Writing sub'test; (TOEFL) iBT Test of English as a Foreign Language overall score of 100 or above with at least 25 in both Reading and Writing Skills sub'tests provided that the test was taken before 29 May 2014.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 - 5 years
Part Time
MRes £9,560  Whole course. First year overseas fees
2 - 5 years
Part Time
MRes £9,560  Whole course. First year home fees
5 years
Distance Learning
PgCert £3,920  Whole course. First year overseas fees
5 years
Distance Learning
PgCert £3,920  Whole course. First year home fees
5 years
Distance Learning
PgDip £6,740  Whole course. First year overseas fees
5 years
Distance Learning
PgDip £6,740  Whole course. First year home fees