||: A1M043 / C2M001
||: One-year Full-time / Two-year Part-time
||: Prof SO Wing Mui Winnie
||: (852) 2948 7081
The programme is aimed at individuals who aspire to professional
advancement in the educational sector, and those who intend to strengthen
their foundational knowledge and deepen their study in certain areas of
focus. It is designed to support students in integrating their past experience
with new insights in theory, practice and leadership. The curriculum
combines specialist study and a broad-based education in professional
reflection, assessment and research methods. It provides flexible learning
routes for students from different knowledge backgrounds.
The programme comprises 24 credit points (cps). Each course is worth 3 cps.
|| 6 cps
|Specialist Courses / Elective Courses / Research Project
The MEd is a modularised, 24 credit points (cps) programme. Students are required to take 8 courses (3 cps for each course) to complete the programme requirements. The following options are available:
||Generalist Route (Educational Studies Strand); or
||- Single Specialist Route; or
- Double Specialist Route.
(Educational Studies Strand)
Students with a broad interest in education may choose this option.
2 Core Courses + Any 6 Courses from the Programme
Single Specialist Route
Designed for students who wish to deepen their professional knowledge in one Area of Focus, complemented by elective courses that are selected from other courses in the programme.
2 Core Courses + 3 Specialist Courses within an Area of Focus + 3 Elective Courses
Double Specialist Route*
This route caters for students who wish to deepen their professional knowledge in two Areas of Focus. Students will be asked to indicate both the first and second Area of Focus when they submit the application.
2 Core Courses + 3 Specialist Courses within an Area of Focus + 3 Specialist Courses in another Area of Focus
Students may choose to carry out a research project instead of taking 3 courses in the same Area. The research project comprises supervised work on an agreed topic with the research project supervisor.
2 Core Courses + Research Project + 3 Elective Courses**
|MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION
The medium of instruction can be English and Chinese (including Putonghua) as decided by the Programme, except those language specific courses.
|AREAS OF FOCUS|
Students can choose the following Areas of Focus in the Programme:
- Business Education and Human Resources Development
- Curriculum, Teaching and Assessment
- Early Childhood Education
- Educational and Developmental Psychology
- Educational Management and Leadership
- Health and Physical Education
- Liberal Studies Education
- Mathematics, Science and Technology Enhanced Education
- Professional and Values Education
- Special Needs, Giftedness and Counselling
Areas of Focus and courses on offer are subject to change. More details and updated information are available on www.ied.edu.hk/gradsch.
This programme is offered on a self-funded basis. The
tuition fee for the whole programme is HK$88,000, which is
provisional and subject to adjustment. Tuition fees paid are normally
not refundable or transferable.