RCM announces Master of Education course11:53, 19th October 2017
The Royal College of Music has announced a new Master of Education (MEd) degree course.
The new taught postgraduate course is aimed at professional musicians and musicians engaged in educational work, seeking to prepare them for transition into leadership roles in musical education.
The MEd will build on students’ professional experience to develop their vocational skills, offering a combination of modules that enables them to analyse, develop and share their own practice.
Students will have the opportunity to build a portfolio and conduct in-depth investigative research in any chosen area, as well as benefitting from the RCM’s Creative Careers Centre.
The course is designed to be taken part-time, with teaching concentrated around professional work commitments. Intensive weekend and vacation sessions are supplemented with online learning.
The MEd is available from September 2018 and the deadline for applications is 31 January 2018.