The Master in Higher Education is a part-time taught programme incorporating appropriate elements of theory, practice and research activity. The programme consists of core and optional modules to be completed before the participants complete the M.A. Thesis Module. The modules are listed in Table 1.
Table 1: MA in Higher Education
Yr 1 Core
Professional Development Module
Higher Education Policy
Yr 1 Options
Writing and Disseminating Research
Creativity and Critical thinking in HE
Supervising Undergrad Thesis/Projects
Technology Enhanced Learning, Teaching and Assessment
Teaching in Virtual Worlds
Yr 2 Core
M.A. Project and Thesis
The programme is structured so that it is possible for participants to complete the required number of modules to obtain 60 ECTS within the first academic year of the MA programme. Participants will then be able to complete the MA thesis module within the second academic year.