Website Headers IMAESC
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  • Structure

  • Thematic Units

  • Personnel

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OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME

This International Master is a joint degree delivered and awarded by five universities: University of Glasgow (UK), University of Malta, Open University of Cyprus, Tallinn University (Estonia) and University of Maynooth (Ireland).

  • A distinctive feature of the programme is the connection between theory and practice, gained through focused placements and mobility periods between the partner universities.
  • It draws together the recognized strengths of the consortium partners into a relevant, joint degree that engages with and responds to such issues as social inequality, migration and intercultural cooperation.
  • The programme aims to deliver a curriculum that enables people to work with adults effectively and competently in changing socially diverse contexts.
  • You will receive a theoretical grounding in adult education, as well as intercultural and practical skills development though teaching placements, focused seminars and online courses.

More information look here: 

https://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/erasmusmundus/imaesc/theprogrammeandhowtoapply/programmestructure/#/aimsandintendedlearningoutcomes

 

GRADUATES CAN BE EMPLOYED – CAREER PROSPECTS

Our graduates have gained employment in the higher education sector, including international and UK universities, in further education, local councils, adult literacy centres, international non-governmental organizations, private sector companies; healthcare departments.

 

EUROPEAN CREDIT TRANSFER SYSTEM - ECTS: 120

TEACHING LANGUAGE:  English

LEVEL: Masters

DEGREE AWARDED: International Master in Adult Education for Social Change (IMAESC).

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 75% or above)

For applicants whose first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level. For more information look here: https://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/erasmusmundus/imaesc/theprogrammeandhowtoapply/howtoapply/#/requireddocuments,entryrequirements,englishlanguagerequirements

 

FEES AND SCHOLARSHIPS:

Look here: https://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/erasmusmundus/imaesc/scholarships/

 

HOW TO APPLY

For more information on how to apply look here:

https://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/erasmusmundus/imaesc/theprogrammeandhowtoapply/howtoapply/

 

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

The programme is taught over 24 months and includes three mobility periods (credit bearing The programme is taught over 24 months and includes three mobility periods (credit bearing placements), and a Master’s thesis.

There is a pathway choice in Semester 2: "Critical issues, Policy and Curriculum" or "Community Engagement and Education". Open University of Cyprus delivers all online courses.

 

Semester 1

Introduction to Adult Education for Social Change(required)

International Issues in Adult Education Psychology of Adult Learning

Practical Aspects of Adult Education (required)

Placement (required)

Teaching Adult Education Online (required)

Semester 2

Pathway A: Critical Issues, Policy and Curriculum

Adult Education and Social Difference

Adult Education for Sustainable Development

Curriculum Development

Placement

Research Methods (online) (required)

OR

Pathway B: Community Engagement and Education

Advanced Gender Studies in Adult and Community Education

Advanced Theories in Adult and Community Education

Power, Politics and Society: Adult Education in Context Placement

Research Methods (online) (required)

Semester 3

Critical Reflection in Adult Learning and Education (online) (required)

Placement (required)

Recognising Built Capacity: Career and Impact Pathways (required)

Social Competences of Adult Educators (required)

Theories of Change (required)

Semester 4

Master's Thesis

 

 

 

For details about the thematic units of the Programme, visit the University of Glasgow website at:
http://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/adulteducationforsocialchangeinternational master/

 

 

 

Academic Personnel

Gravani Maria, Assistant Professor, maria.gravani@ouc.ac.cy, 0035722411974

 

Adjunct Faculty (Tutors)

Triantafyllaki Angelikiangeliki.triantafyllaki@ouc.ac.cy

 

 

 

 

For additional information, please contact Ms. Charoulla Christofi (charoula.christofi@ouc.ac.cy), 00357-22411743.