Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Education

MTL in Geography (one main area)
(MTL(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EDS5001 Themes in Education 1 5 ECTS
EDS5004 Research Component A: Preparing for the Dissertation 10 ECTS
EPE5001 Creating Positive Learning Environments 5 ECTS
LLI5001 Field Placement 1 10 ECTS




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EDS5003 Educational Contexts: Contexts, Conditions and Communities of Learners 5 ECTS
MSG5001 Planning and Pedagogy in Geography Education 5 ECTS
MSG5002 Geography Education: A Conceptual Introduction 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EDS5002 Educational Contexts: Learners and Learning 5 ECTS
MSG5004 Fieldwork Experiences in Geography Education 5 ECTS
MSS5003 Learning Theories in the Sciences 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EDU5001 Research Component B: The Dissertation 20 ECTS
IAL5001 Themes in Education 2 5 ECTS
LLI5002 Field Placement 2 10 ECTS




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

EDS5005 Educational Contexts: Curricula and Pedagogies 5 ECTS
MSG5005 Resources for the Secondary Geography Curriculum 5 ECTS
MSS5006 Assessment for Student Learning in the Sciences: Formative and Summative Assessment 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

MSG5007 Geography Education and Policy Frameworks 5 ECTS
MSG5008 Discussions in Geography Education 5 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the Bye-Laws for the award of Master in Teaching and Learning - MTL - under the auspices of the Faculty of Education.
 
Last Updated: 23 September 2020
 
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The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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