UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course explores how effective learning happens, what influences it and how it can be facilitated. It draws on the extant literature on the topic and invites systematic reflection on participants' learning and on how they promote others' learning through teaching.

Course Modules

Core modules: guiding effective learning and teaching. Options: assessment for learning; assessment issues and practice; critical perspectives on teaching and learning; curriculum design and development; investigating research.

Course Additional Entry

Normally a minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required together with at least 2 years of full'time teaching experience and/or a recognised teaching qualification (for example, PGCE).

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)