Master of Education Practice

Do you work as a trainer or educator in a formal or informal setting? Whether you are a professional educator in a museum or gallery, or a registered teacher, this programme enables you to explore education through the lens of your experience.

The Master of Education Practice links theory to practice across the diverse field of education. Its strengths lie in its ability to respond to the policy and socio-political impacts on education in New Zealand, its focus on cultural diversity and the ongoing critical inquiry into practice.

Start date: 2018

Start date: 2019

This programme brochure will be available soon.

Minimum entry requirements

One of the following with a minimum of a B grade average or higher in papers at level 7 or equivalent:

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • At least 2 years’ experience in an educational workplace

English language requirements

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with all bands 6.0 or higher; or equivalent

The Master of Education Practice consists of:

  • Compulsory papers (60 points)
  • Elective papers (60 points)
  • 60-point applied research project

You'll collaborate with a mentor lecturer throughout the programme to support learning related to your practice context, experiences and needs, and personal interests and aspirations. This collaboration will build towards the applied research project paper as a culmination of a personalised learning journey.

Complete the following papers

Choose 60 points from elective papers

Complete the applied research project

This qualification enhances the academic, research and professional expertise of graduates in the educational sector.

This includes:

  • Compulsory education
  • Higher education
  • Non-formal education
  • Educators in the private and public sector
  • Organisational developers
Quick facts
Programme code:
AK1054
Level:
9
Points:
180
Duration:
1.5 years full-time / part-time available
Campus:
North Campus / South Campus
Starts:

16 Jul 2018

25 Feb 2019

15 Jul 2019

  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.
  • The tuition fee for a year of full-time study varies depending on your course of study and the combination of papers you study within your qualification. Estimates given are based on paper selection of previous student enrolments within each qualification. Your exact fees will be calculated at the time of invoicing.

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.