The Master in Education Studies (Leadership in Christian Education) offers participants the opportunity to advance their study in education and to prepare for school leadership within faith-based schools. It is equally suited to those who currently have leadership positions and to those who aspire to such roles.
What is the Master in Education Studies (Leadership in Christian Education)?
The course provides the knowledge and skills necessary for leadership, management and governance in education. It uniquely offers a theological and spiritual background to help, support and develop a faithbased ethos within a school.
Who is the Course for?
This course is specifically designed for primary and post-primary teachers who wish to pursue leadership and management training for faith-based schools in a multicultural and pluralist society. It is also an opportunity to pursue their own academic and professional development.
What will I study?
In year one, students will study 4 discrete modules consisting of a common core module, and three specialism modules in leadership in education. In year two, students focus on an area of interest, related to Leadership in Christian Education within Education Studies. To facilitate this, students will develop research skills and write a dissertation (20,000 words) relevant to Leadership in Christian Education.
Early Exit Award
Upon successful completion of year 1, students have the opportunity to exit this course with a Postgraduate Diploma (Leadership in Christian Education).