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LONDONS GLOBAL UNIVERSITYwww.ucl.ac.uk/graduate/leadmanAPPLIED EDUCATIONALLEADERSHIP ANDMANAGEMENT MA /2018/19 ENTRYApplied Educational Leadership and ManagementMA /The Applied Educational Leadership andManagement MA is designed for education leadersor managers who work in a school or college, orwork in an educational planning, development orinspection role for a national or regionalorganisation. It will enable students to contributetowards the improvement of educational systemsand institutions, and to reflect on the quality of thelearning and teaching they manage.Degree summaryAs an applied programme, this MA will improve a student'sunderstanding of educational management and leadership whilstenabling them to apply theory and research to their own workingenvironment. It will foster a student's continuing professionaldevelopment, allowing them to consider issues related to the policycontext of education. It will also give them the chance to contributetowards the improvement of educational systems and institutions.// The Department of Learning and Leadership's excellent reputationstems fromthe quality, depth and breadth of itsresearch anddevelopment work, and from its promotion of educational leadershipboth nationally and internationally.// The department supports educational and public sector leadershipto improve the life chances of individuals and communities, andworks with practitioners and policymakers at the centre of researchand practice.// The department is at the forefront of developing research, newknowledge and publications for and about leadership and learning.This programme is delivered via online learning, allowing you to studyflexibly whilst balancing work and personal commitments.The learning strategy for this programme is collaborative in that studentsshare their skills and experience with others. Students are supported byan online learning environment which incorporates focused conferencingand work spaces linked to specific activities for each module. There arealso informal discussion areas and links to online resources includinglibrary support. Study materials and readings are provided.Study time is estimated at about 10-15 hours a week.AccreditationThe MA AELM is administered by University of London InternationalProgrammes, and taught by the UCL Institute of Education. Theawarding body is the University of London.Degree structureMode: Flexible: 3-5 yearsLocation: London, BloomsburyThe course is designed to be completed in 3 years, but its modularformat allows for flexible deferral in response to students' circumstancesup to the 5 year limit.Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits. The programmeconsists of two core modules (60 credits), two optional modules (60credits), and a dissertation (60 credits).A Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits) consisting of two core modules(60 credits) and two optional modules (60 credits) is also offered.A Postgraduate Certificate (60 credits) consisting of two core modules isalso offered.CORE MODULES// Leadership for the Learning Community// Learning and Managing Educational Change and ImprovementOPTIONAL MODULES// Students choose two of the following:// Developing Personal Leadership Skills// Exploring Educational Policy// Finance and Resource Management// Values, Vision and Moral PurposeDISSERTATION/REPORT// All students submit a dissertation of 15,000 words.Your careerGraduates of this programme are currently working across a broadrange of areas. Some are working as senior and middle leaders ineducation institutions worldwide, while others have jobs as governmentministers and advisers. Graduates can also be found working as localgovernment leaders and consultants.Entry requirementsA minimum of a second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university, oran overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, in any subject, andat least two years' relevant work experience. Word processing, Internetand email skills are all basic requirements of this programme. You musthave regular access to a computer (or mobile device*) with an internetconnection to use the University of London International Programmeswebsite and the Student Portal. These are where your programme'sstudy resources are located. (*Full mobile access is not available for allprogrammes).English language proficiency levelIf your education has not been conducted in the English language, youwill be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level ofEnglish proficiency.The level of English language proficiency for this programme is: Good.Information about the evidence required, acceptable qualifications andtest providers is provided at:www.ucl.ac.uk/graduate/english-requirementsYour applicationStudents are advised to apply as early as possible due to competitionfor places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseasapplicants) should take note of application deadlines.When we assess your application we would like to learn:// why you want to study Applied Educational Leadership andManagement at graduate level// why you want to study Applied Educational Leadership andManagement at UCL// what particularly attracts you to the chosen programme// how your academic and professional background meets thedemands of this challenging programme// where you would like to go professionally with your degreeTogether with essential academic requirements, the personal statementis your opportunity to illustrate whether your reasons for applying to thisprogramme match what the programme will deliver.Application fee: There is an application processing fee for thisprogramme of 75 for online applications and 100 for paperapplications. More details about the application fee can be found atwww.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/taught/application.FEES AND FUNDING 2018/19 ENTRY// UK: TBC (FT)// EU: TBC (FT)// Overseas: TBC (FT)The tuition fees shown are for the year indicated above. Fees forsubsequent years may increase or otherwise vary. Furtherinformation on fee status, fee increases and the fee schedule can beviewed on the UCL Current Students website.The fee for this programme is set by, and payable to, the Universityof London. Further details can be found on the University of LondonInternational Programmes website.Full details of funding opportunities can be found on the UCLScholarships website: www.ucl.ac.uk/scholarshipsAPPLICATION DEADLINEAll applicants: 27 July 2018Details on how to apply are available on the website at:www.ucl.ac.uk/graduate/applyCONTACTDr Rupert Higham, Programme leaderEmail: rupert.higham@ucl.ac.ukTelephone: +44(0) 20 7331 5146EU referendumFor up-to-date information relating to specific key questions following theUKs decision to leave the EU, please refer towww.ucl.ac.uk/eu-referendumThis information is for guidance only. It should not be construed as advice nor relied upon and does not form part of any contract.For more information on UCL's degree programmes please see the UCL Graduate Prospectus at www.ucl.ac.uk/graduatePDF Updated: November 18, 2017http://www.ucl.ac.uk/graduate/english-requirementshttp://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/taught/applicationhttp://www.ucl.ac.uk/students/feeshttp://www.londoninternational.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/institute-education/applied-educational-leadership-management-ma-postgraduate-diploma-postgraduate-certific#overviewhttp://www.londoninternational.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate/institute-education/applied-educational-leadership-management-ma-postgraduate-diploma-postgraduate-certific#overviewhttp://www.ucl.ac.uk/scholarshipshttp://www.ucl.ac.uk/graduate/applymailto:rupert.higham@ucl.ac.ukhttp://www.ucl.ac.uk/eu-referendumhttp://www.ucl.ac.uk/graduate

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