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Master of Education

The Master of Education degree programme is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills to be effective educators. The programme is fully accredited by the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA) and Ministry of Education Malaysia. It seeks to provide a theoretical perspective of educational practices in various areas of specialisation.

The programme is approved by Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education and accredited by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Normal Entry:

  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualifications with CGPA of 2.50, as accepted by the AeU Senate: OR
  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualifications with CGPA below of 2.50 can be admitted subject to a minimum of five (5) years working experience in related fields.

English Language Competency Requirement (for International Students) :

  • Minimum score for TOEFL PBT 410-433/ TOEFL IBT 34-40 OR Minimum score of 5.0 for IELTS OR Pearson Test of English PTE 36 OR Cambridge English: Advance (CAE) 160 OR Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) 180 OR Malaysian University English Test (MUET Band 3).
  • Any international student from countries using English as an official medium of instruction or from an academic institution using English as a medium of instruction, shall normally be exempted from the above requirement.

Alternative Entry: 

Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) Entry Requirements:

  • Minimum 30 years of age as of 1st January in the year of application
  • Possess at least STPM/Diploma/equivalent (e.g. foundation) with relevant work experience
  • Passed APEL assessment

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FAST FACTS

Modes of Study

Part-Time

  • Fully Online
  • Blended Learning
Duration 18-20 months
Frequency of Tutorials Once a month – Saturday & Sunday with 3 tutorial per subject 
Grading Assignments  60%
Examination 40%
MQA Accreditation A 9151
Advertisement Code (R2-DL/140/7/0007)08/23
EPF & HRDF Claimable (Malaysians Only) YES

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of the programme, students will be able to:

  • Analyse trends and issues in education.
  • Integrate technology in teaching and learning.
  • Engage in critical analysis of research evidence and application in the classroom.
  • Conduct research that contributes to the solution of educational problems.
  • Assume leadership roles in curriculum and instruction.
  • Implement multiple approaches in assessing student learning

SUBJECTS

Core

  • Research Methods in Education
  • Statistics in Education
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Education
  • Philosophical Ideas in Education
  • Sociology of Education
  • Learning and Cognition
  • Educational Assessment
  • Curriculum Design and Development
  • Models of Instruction
  • Fundamentals of Instructional Technology

SPECIALISATIONS (CHOOSE 1)

Teaching English as a Second Language

  • Teaching Literature in English as a Second Method
  • Issues and Methods in Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Project Paper in Teaching English as Second Method

Teaching Bahasa Malaysia

  • Trends and Issues in Teaching Bahasa Malaysia
  • Literatures in Teaching Bahasa Malaysia
  • Project Paper in Teaching Bahasa Malaysia

Nursing Education

  • Issues and Trends in Nursing Education
  • Clinical Teaching in Nursing
  • Project Paper in Nursing Education

Early Childhood Education

  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education
  • Curriculum & Instruction in the Early Years
  • Project Paper in Early Childhood Education

Educational Psychology

  • Brain, Cognition and Education
  • Lifespan Development
  • Project Paper in Educational Psychology

Instructional Technology

  • Web-Based Learning
  • Principles of Instructional Design
  • Project Paper in Instructional Technology

Educational Management

  • Concepts and Theories in Educational Management
  • Emerging Perspectives in Educational Leadership
  • Project Paper in Educational Management

Science Education

  • Trends in the Teaching and Learning of Science
  • Science, Technology and Society
  • Project Paper in Science Education

Educational Assessment & Evaluation

  • Testing and Measurement
  • Programme Evaluation in Education
  • Project Paper in Educational Assessment

Curriculum And Instruction

  • School Curriculum
  • Curriculum of the Future
  • Project Paper in Curriculum & Instruction

Higher Education Teaching

  • Academic Leadership & Research Supervision
  • Counselling in Higher Education
  • Project Paper in Higher Education Teaching

Mathematics Education

  • Curriculum and Assessment in Mathematics
  • Trends and Issues in Mathematics Education
  • Project Paper in Mathematics Education

FINANCIAL INCENTIVE AND AIDS

For Malaysian and International students:

  • Merit Scholarship available for top-performing students
  • 10% discount on tuition fee available through student loyalty scheme

For Malaysian students only:

  • 10% discount is offered to students who pay in full their annual tuition fee in one payment
  • 50% discount on tuition fee for senior citizens who are 55 years of age & above
  • 75% discount on tuition fee for the disabled
  • EPF withdrawal assistance
  • RM6,000 personal incaome tax relief
  • MyBrain15 assistance

Terms and conditions apply

 

Last update: 21/06/2018