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Master's in Education MEd


The course aims to provide specialized pedagogical knowledge to teachers in both levels of compulsory education (Primary and Secondary) and to Tertiary graduates who plan to teach.


Learning outcomes ?Master in Education?

- Updating knowledge and skills in fields of Educational Sciences.

- Acquisition of knowledge and skills in research methodology.

- Development of critical awareness in social and cultural issues in education.

- Acquisition of academic reading and writing skills.

- Acquisition of digital literacy skills.


Programme ECTS credits: 120

Classification according to ISCED-2011 of Unesco:
based on the level of Education: 7   
based on the field of Education: 14  Teaching training & Education Science

Classification according to ISCED-2013 of Unesco:

based on the field of Education: 0111-Education science



Applicants to the Master in Education must possess an undergraduate degree in a related field from a Greek Public University, a Technical Educational Institute or an equivalent degree. 

The equivalency to a Greek qualification is recognized by the Hellenic NARIC (Hellenic National Academic Recognition and Information Center / DOATAP), which verifies the validity and equivalence of the acquired degree with those awarded by Greek institutions of higher education. Applicants must possess documents issued by DOATAP. A list of recognised degrees is available from DOATAP, and a prerequisite course list for applicants to HOU courses may be given by the HOU's registration department.

Applicants to the course must have received their degree at least five years prior to draw date.

All candidates must provide evidence of their ability in a foreign language, preferably English.



Course Director
Professor Vassilia Hatzinikita, Hellenic Open University 
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