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MA Digital Technologies, Communication and Education
Develop skills to manage and understand rapid technological change and its effect on education.

MA Digital Technologies, Communication and Education / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Master of Arts (MA)
Duration
1 year (FT); 27 months (PT); 2 or 3 years (DL)
Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree (minimum 2:1 classification) or equivalent approved academic qualification from a recognised institution.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply online

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA Y Y N Y

Course overview

  • Join an award-winning course that brings together distance and on-campus learners.
  • Use in-class ICT, social media, mobile devices, video, and satellite broadcasting.
  • Learn by doing, using sponsor or employer-led projects to gain course credits.

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MA (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
    International students (per annum): £18,500
  • MA (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £4,750
    International students (per annum): £9,250
  • MA (part-time distance learning)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £792 per 15 credits £3,167 for dissertation
    International students (per annum): £792 per 15 credits £3,167 for dissertation

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for international students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit  postgraduate fees

Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1,000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.

Scholarships/sponsorships

We offer a number of postgraduate taught scholarships and merit awards to outstanding applicants and international students.

In addition, the Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme offers a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees to University of Manchester alumni who achieved a first-class Bachelors degree and are progressing to a postgraduate taught masters course.

For more information, see  Fees and funding  or  search the University's postgraduate funding database

Contact details

Academic department
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
Linda Williams
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 0969
Email
Website
http://www.seed.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/education/postgraduatetaught/
Academic department overview
See: The School .

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