17/12/2020

Categories: Education and Teacher Training, Postgraduate

Master of Education Courses: The Power of Self-Improvement

Are you a teacher or lecturer looking to improve your professional practice and move up the career ladder? A Master of Education (MEd) course could be the right pathway for you, helping you enjoy continued personal development.

The MEd Professional Development in Education programme at the University of Bolton in Greater Manchester is designed to inspire self-improvement, and as one of the largest providers of teacher education in the UK, there’s nowhere better to study. We rank No.1 for Teaching Quality and Student Experience in Education Courses*, and offer flexible courses to fit in around your commitments.

How a self-improvement plan can change your career
Being able to reflect on and evaluate your own professional practice is a vital step in becoming a great leader. The best teachers and educational leaders are continually learning and improving. That’s why our course leaders work with you to establish goals and objectives, building a suitable self-improvement plan to put you on the right path to success.

The power of self-reflection is boundless in terms of how it can help you grow, and we provide a positive learning environment to get the best out of individuals. We’re proud to know our students by name, and not their student number, and support them throughout their studies.

The importance of transferable skills
As well as exploring the principles and theories that underpin best practice in education, a Master in Education course can help you become well-rounded with transferable skills for the workplace. As a Postgraduate student, you will get to your hone your research and critical enquiry skills, helping you make sound, evidence-based independent judgements. Soft skills are just as important, so we’ll ensure you get the chance to develop your communication, teamwork and collaboration skills through group study and inter-personal working.

If you’re interested developing your skillset for higher responsibility roles in education, enrol for our course in January 2021. Not only is the University of Bolton recognised for exemplary teaching, but we are proud to be a Top 50 UK University.** Students have voted us No.1 for Student Satisfaction for three years running^, making us one of the best places to study; welcome to #UniAsItShouldBe!
Our dedicated Employability Team is on hand to support your career ambitions!
To enrol at a top Manchester university for your teaching master’s, see our MEd Professional Development in Education course page for details.

* The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021, North West region
** The Guardian University League Tables 2021
^ Complete University Guide in 2021, 2020 and 2019, North West region

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