Postgraduate Module Descriptor

EDUM046: Secondary History Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.


NQF Level7
Credits30 ECTS Value15
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 1 (12 weeks), term 2 (12 weeks) and term 3 (12 weeks)

Academic staff

Mr Bryan Smith ()




EDUM036 Education and Professional Studies

EDUM052 Professional Learning

Available via distance learning


This module is concerned with theoretical and practical classroom approaches to the teaching of history in secondary schools. It involves examining a range of appropriate learning and teaching strategies through Key Stages 3-5 and you will develop a rigorous understanding of when, where and why particular activities might be used. To take this module, you will normally need to possess an upper second class or first class honours degree in History or a closely related discipline.

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