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MA Special and Inclusive Education

  • APPLY BY : 15 Apr 2024
  • NEXT START DATE : 29 Apr 2024
  • TOTAL FEES : £6,960


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Flexible online master’s programmes

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Study from anywhere, anytime

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Pay per module

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Six starts per year

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Top 3 in Scotland and Top 10 in UK for Nursing*

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100% of research in Nursing and Allied Health Professions rated 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent'**

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Top 5 universities in the UK for social inclusion (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2024)

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About the programme

The MA Special and Inclusive Education programme at Queen Margaret University is aimed at professionals seeking to deepen their knowledge of inclusive education and its role in society. Through an interdisciplinary lens you will explore inclusive education and the role it plays in emancipation, liberation, and true democracy.

You will explore the structural inequalities in both society and education, and their impact on educational outcomes. In doing so, you will learn ways to address these inequalities in different contexts to make education inclusive. This programme will benefit professionals working with individuals with complex learning needs to ensure best practice is followed to provide these learners with an inclusive educational experience.

The freedom and flexibility to study from anywhere, anytime

The Master’s programmes are delivered entirely online and can be studied from anywhere in the world, with no need to ever attend campus. They have been carefully designed to fit around the busy schedules of working professionals, ensuring that work and family commitments need not be reasons to put your ambitions on hold. You can study whilst continuing in your current role and immediately apply what you learn to your professional context.

Our online degrees are affordable, and you can either pay for your full degree programme in advance or pay per module to spread the cost. If you’re based in the UK, government postgraduate loans are available to cover the full costs of the course. Tuition fee payment is required before the registration deadline, and you can't access the course materials until fees are paid. Tuition fees are paid online using a debit or credit card.

MA Special and Inclusive Education: £6,960

After successfully completing this programme, there are several career opportunities that you can pursue. Some of them are:
  • SEN inclusion officer/specialist
  • Behaviour intervention specialist
  • Special Education Consultant
  • Special Education Supervisor
Before starting your course you will need the following
Admission requirements
A recognised undergraduate or postgraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) from an accredited college, institution or university, equivalent to or higher than a UK Bachelor Honours degree qualification. This includes 3rd class honours degrees.

We may also consider applicants who do not hold a recognised degree but who can demonstrate at least two years of relevant work experience - professional, managerial or supervisory role.
English language requirements

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