Postgraduate Educational Studies degrees


Degree listing

MA in Artist Teachers & Contemporary Practices

This Masters gives artists, practitioners, teachers and educators, in informal and formal learning environments, the opportunity to extend, enrich and consolidate the overlapping practices and theories of contemporary art and learning and teaching through individual and collaborative research.

  • Educational Studies

MA in Children's Literature

This exciting new programme is ideal if you have an interest in the academic study of children’s literature, or work in education (e.g. as a teacher or librarian), publishing or children's media. It's also aimed at authors who want to create texts for children.

  • Educational Studies

MA in Children's Literature: Children's Illustration

Immerse yourself in exploring professional and practical approaches to children’s illustration and gain an in-depth understanding of the relationships between image, text, readers and context in the world of children’s literature.

  • Educational Studies

MA in Education: Culture, Language & Identity

This MA is designed for anyone working in education or a related field. It aims to enhance your understanding of educational theory and practice by focusing upon issues of culture, language and identity, and it is taught by internationally-renowned experts.

  • Educational Studies

MA in Multilingualism, Linguistics & Education

This new MA is a unique combination of linguistics and educational studies. It provides a solid understanding of the theoretical and practical issues that arise in multilingual and intercultural educational settings.

  • English and Comparative Literature

MA Writer/Teacher

This programme caters for teachers and educators who are keen to develop as both writers and educational practitioners, and is delivered in collaboration with London-based cultural institutions.

  • Educational Studies

MPhil & PhD in Art Practice & Learning

What kind of learning emerges from and with art practice, and how does such learning further impact upon arts practice? This reflexive question lies at the heart of the MPhil & PhD in Art Practice & Learning.

  • Educational Studies

MPhil & PhD in Education

We offer research supervision relating to education and welcome enquiries about possible research topics, both theoretical and empirical. Many of our research students are also practising professionals carrying out research related to their work. 

  • Educational Studies

An introduction to Education at Goldsmiths

Educational Studies at Goldsmiths

Why study Education at Goldsmiths?

  • We see education as a window on which to view the world, and as something with the power to define who we are and how we live.
  • As a department we’re interested in seeing what education can tell us about the social, political and economic forces of our times and what these forces mean for the everyday lives of individuals and groups.
  • Our research and degree programmes delve into areas including culture and identity, gender, multilingualism, and youth cultures, mantaining a commitment to social justice and inclusion.
  • We have a strong pedigree in teacher training – we’ve been doing it since 1904 – and have gained a reputation for excellence in this area.

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Find out more about the Department of Educational Studies.