Master of Philosophy in Education
The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Education is a one year research only masters degree. Students undertake a research topic of an applied or professional nature, under the supervision of School of Education staff.
Programme code: AK3720
Duration: 1 years full time / up to 3 years part time
Venue: North Shore Campus
Start date: Any time
- Guidelines to entry
- Interview may be required
Structure and content
Students will complete an original thesis during this year of study. Staff in the School Education are available to supervise MPhil research on a wide range of topics.
The school has extensive research capabilities in the following areas:
- Career counselling
- Curriculum issues
- Early childhood education
- Educational policy
- E-education: open, distance, flexible
- Mātauranga Māori
- Pasifika education
- Teacher education.
It is expected that graduates with a Master of Philosophy will have gained the necessary skills and qualifications to follow an academic or research career leading to a Doctor of Philosophy.
Alternatively, their research topic may lead them to a position of expertise in their chosen field.
Last updated: 28-Jan-2015 4.48pm
The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.