King's College London

Course Introduction

This course draws on sociology; political science; economics; and history to address the challenges of education policy and provision; students study educational policy and processes in relation to issues of race; social class; gender and changes such as globalisation; and new managerialism.

Course Modules

Modules include: Social justice and education policy; the social context of schooling; international and comparative education; recent developments in education management; teacher development; psychology and learning.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Part Time
1 year
Full Time

Qualifications required:

  • An Honours degree (2.2 or above) or equivalent, plus the PGCE or an equivalent initial teacher qualification; although teaching experience is highly recommended (especially when related to the subject focus of the MA the student is applying for); applicants with an appropriate academic qualifications are invited to apply.