UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course will increase understanding of the academic theory of science education. It enables students to critically evaluate research and development in the field, apply scientific ideas to the practice of science education in formal and informal contexts and give insights into contemporary developments in science education.

Course Modules

Core modules: foundations of science education; understanding research; what is education?

Course Additional Entry

The minimum entry requirement is a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. However, those who do not meet the minimum requirements should contact the programme leader. Work experience will be taken into account.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Distance Learning
MA (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £15,525  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,145  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)