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Discover our fees for 2017 and 2018 start. Below are also some examples of the savings that you could benefit from if you choose to make an Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) claim at the start of your programme, and the credits for professional qualifications.
1 August 2019 - 31 July 2020
*A Masters' loan may be available to UK applicants. Find out more from Student Finance England.
Use your professional qualifications to fast track to a postgraduate qualification
We have processes for awarding credit for prior learning and for some professional qualifications we have carried out a 'matching exercise' to give standard credit allowances. To make an APL claim students will be required to demonstrate currency (within 5 years) and documentary evidence such as certificates/transcripts.
Early Years Professional Status (EYPS)
30 credits (level 6) onto the Professional Practice pathway.
Any student taking this articulation forward into a Masters may also be able to submit a further 30 credit level 7 APEL claim for their implementation of their learning from this award into their practice.
National Professional Qualification Integrated Centre Leadership (NPQICL)
Participants who have achieved the national NPQICL award, with the Postgraduate Certificate awarded by other HEI providers, can gain direct entry with 60 credits onto the Masters in Professional Practice.
NCTL School Leadership Award
L7 Award in Strategic Management and Leadership
10 level 7 credits only if completed Unit 7005 ‘Conducting a strategic management project’ or
10 credits at level 7
You can put these credit allowances towards a Postgraduate Certificate, Diploma or Masters Degree (subject to the regulations) and negotiate a flexible ongoing development programme based around your needs and those of your work.
Below are some examples of the savings that you could make if you choose to make an APL claim at the start of your programme
MA/MSc in Professional Practice – based on 2017/18 course fees