Specialist Qualification In Headship (And Educational Leadership) MED

University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)

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Course info

What is special about this course?Both the MEd Specialist Qualification in Headship and the MEd Educational Leadership are three-year, part-time online programmes for aspiring school leaders. The programmes connect directly with local authority and national leadership programmes. The first year of both programmes focuses on Middle Leadership, the second year offers the national Into Headship programme, and the third year offers either the national In Headship programme for those in post as a ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
72nd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Distance/Online
3 years

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum entry requirements you'll need to get on to this course.

Details
Honours or ordinary degree with relevant practice experience. You must be employed full- or part-time in an education setting, with current GTCS Registration as a Primary or Secondary teacher. For entry to years 2 and/or 3 of the MEd Specialist Qualification in Headship, you must be nominated by your employer.

Tuition fees

For students from

£5,000 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Fees for: Master’s degree students need to pay £5000 (6 modules + dissertation); For Postgraduate diploma students need to pay £3,360 (6 modules, 120 credits); For Postgraduate certificate Students need to pay £1,680 (3 modules, 60 credits). Students need to pay £560 per 20 credits..

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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£5,850 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Fees for: Master’s degree students need to pay £5850 (6 modules + dissertation); For Postgraduate diploma students need to pay £3,900 (6 modules, 120 credits); For Postgraduate certificate Students need to pay £1,950 (3 modules, 60 credits). Students need to pay £650 per 20 credits. For students normally domiciled in the rest of the UK (England, Wales and N. Ireland, including Channel Islands and the Isle of Man)..

Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
£8,820 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Fees for: Master’s degree students need to pay £8820 (6 modules + dissertation); For Postgraduate diploma students need to pay £5,880 (6 modules, 120 credits); For Postgraduate certificate Students need to pay £2,940 (3 modules, 60 credits). Students need to pay £980 per 20 credits..

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£8,820 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: This course is not available to students domiciled outside of the UK or for international students requiring Student Route visa sponsorship to study in the UK. Fees for: Master’s degree students need to pay £8820 (6 modules + dissertation); For Postgraduate diploma students need to pay £5,880 (6 modules, 120 credits); For Postgraduate certificate Students need to pay £2,940 (3 modules, 60 credits). Students need to pay £980 per 20 credits..

International Students
International Fees
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Where you'll study

University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)

East Road Kirkwall
Orkney Islands
KW15 1LX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Thurso  21.3 miles away

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