UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The programme allows students to engage with current issues and debates relevant to early years education, increasing understanding of policy development and developing leadership knowledge and skills in assessing the quality of early years practice. Students gain understanding of general methodology and research methods, which enables them to conduct research in early years settings.

Course Modules

Core modules: contemporary issues in the early years; early childhood education; researching early years and primary education. Options: leadership in early childhood education.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required. Appropriate experience of working with young children is desirable.

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
Variable
MA (Postgraduate)