School of Education
Master of Arts in Education with
Learning & Development (L&D)

An online Master’s course designed for educational professionals
Degree will be conferred by European International University, (EIU-Paris)

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Program Delivery

100% Online accelerated degrees

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Time to Completion

up to 2 years

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Total credit hours

90 Credits

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Master of Arts in Education with Learning & Development

Program Overview

Gain an understanding of Education as a discipline with greater emphasis on Learning & Development

If you are passionate about training and a believer of learning on the job and agree that there are benefits of personal development for both individuals and businesses, then Learning and Development might be the perfect program for you. Learning and Development combine elements from economics, business, human resource management and learning sciences and enhance your knowledge creation to keep companies competitive. The L&D program will increase the competencies you need if you are in human resource development or have training responsibilities. After completing the course, you'll have the knowledge and skills to develop a successful career as a Learning and Development professional.

Possessing an MA in Education with Learning & Development will help the professionals looking for promotions at work related to mid and upper-level HR and training jobs as employees will master the requisite skills and knowledge. As per a report by Forbes, organizations around the world are investing $70 billion nationwide and $130 billion globally intending to promote their workforce’s “skills supply chain.” Training Magazine, in 2019, estimated a total of $290,000 and $13 million on average is spent by small businesses and large corporations respectively each year for professional development.

Online Training & Development Master degrees let the professionals develop their pedagogical expertise to plan and implement organized and effective seminars or workshops that aim to boost staff productivity. The demand for training coaches and facilitators is sky-high because more and more executives are learning the impact of HR development on their career. As per Huffington Post, it was found that entities that devote at least $1,500 per employee to education and development annually reap 24 per cent higher profit margins! There are affordable online Masters in Training & Development programs available for leaders to start the process of learning in diverse workplaces with zero need for physical classroom time.

You will examine key points such as:

  1. Adult learning theory and instructional design methodology.
  2. Learn to effectively conduct a needs assessment, develop learning objectives and evaluate the impact of your training initiatives.
  3. Understand and apply effective training techniques for managing participants and managing diverse classroom challenges.
  4. Knowing a variety of learning styles and engaging in them to create an effective positive learning environment.
  5. Develop engaging learner-centered training solutions.
  6. Establish good rapport with learners for a healthy learning environment.
  7. Improve presentation skills targeting participant minds.
  8. Learn facilitation techniques that help learners participate and interact in the session.

Upon completion of the Master in Education with Learning and Development, learners will be able to:

  • Design, develop and analyze Need Analysis.
  • Understand and reflect on Adult Learning Theories.
  • Understand the purpose of the training process and what motivates the trainees. They will have the ability to design an effective and productive training session that would make the session more result driven.
  • Learn and understand the knowhow of adapting the different styles of training and development.
  • Understand the role has changed from being a trainer to a facilitator and hence you learn steps to facilitate the learning process of the learners and also on how to conduct the training and development session and things that you need to keep in mind to make your presence felt in the training room.
  • Learning how to focus on the effectiveness of providing feedback, types of feedback, providing solutions to the problem, what to ask trainees, how to observe the trainees, how to receive feedback, types of feedback.
  • Understanding the performance gap of the trainees, how to design the activities to captivate the attention span of the trainees.

Admission Requirement

Online colleges have made higher education more accessible than ever before. This is great news for you because earning a college degree is one of the best ways to advance your career. EBC’s Learning experiences are tailored to your schedule. Every subject has been designed keeping adultery learners in mind and offers a flexible timetable to suit almost every lifestyle. Students are increasingly turning to online learning as a viable alternative to on-campus study. It could allow you to study abroad remotely, at a university not in your home country!

Every adult student's situation and profile is different, and we like to handle cases individually. Contact us to get your questions answered directly. Then, you will be ready to apply for admission. Please note that EBC does not provide visa and immigration services, because all our distance learning degree programs may be completed at home.

Admission to the Master of Arts in Education with Learning & Development is open to students from all disciplines.

  • Recognised Bachelor Degree in any field or Equivalent level
  • Life Experience and prior learning credits are available
  • English Level – IELTS Level 5.0 or High School study of all subjects in English or at least 55% marks in English in your High School is desired
  • Knowledge of Internet and browsing, MS Word and Online Research Skill is desired

Program Requirement

All our Master programs under Faculty of Education has four distinct parts:

  • Part One – Foundation Course which comprises of 10 credits and 2 Subject
  • Part Two – Core Program comes with 30 credits and 6 Subjects
  • Part Three – Specialization of Subjects comes with 20 credits divided into 4 Specialized subjects
  • Part Four – Capstone Project which is a reflective research work comprises of 30 credits

To receive a degree in the programme of study the student must achieve the following:

  • Complete and successfully pass Foundation, Core, Specialization and Capstone Project as prescribed in the programme specification.
  • Obtain a mark of 50% and above to satisfactorily pass each subject as the Capstone Project.
  • Complete the full programme of study in minimum duration of 12 months, and a maximum duration of up to 24 months. After 30 month's duration from enrollment date, the student would need to pay a maintenance bench fee for additional months of extension.
  • Students can attend 6 Live Online Webinar Sessions during the year and use one of that as a Capstone Project to complete a reflective paper.

Curriculum and Credits

Foundation (10 credits)

  1. Psychology and Characteristics of Learners
  2. Conducting Accurate Internet Research

Core (30 credits)

  1. Developing, Planning & Designing learning Environment
  2. Digital literacy – 21st Century Classroom
  3. Assessment & Evaluation in Education
  4. Instructional Strategies
  5. Behavioral Management – Social and Emotional Competence of Learners
  6. Introduction to Education Research

Specializations (20 credits)

  1. Training Need Analysis (Basic and Advance)
  2. Training and it’s Environments, Equipment’s & Learning - Trainer as a facilitator
  3. Techniques, Managing Group & Feedback
  4. Methods, Media, Balancing training, Session Structure & Evaluation of Training

Capstone Project (30 credits) - Choose 1

  1. Prepare a paper on any one topic of by attending a one live online webinar from EBC – 5000 words
  2. Attend any seminar in Education in your region and create a reflective paper on the same – 5000 words
  3. Research Paper – 21st century Teaching – 5000 words

Fees

Here we present different payment options available. Payments can be made via Online Bank Transfer, Credit Card, PayPal or Cash at our Global Centers.

Total fee

  • 2750 USD – If Paying from USA or paying in USD
  • 1950 GBP – If Paying from UK or EU
  • 93,000 Thai Baht – If Paying in Asia
  • 200,000 INR– If Paying in India

All fees include tax. Fees include all: Program of study, LMS access, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma and transcript. Courier charges apply for Diploma and Transcript dispatch to your country. Certificate Notary and Apostille charges are separate from Europe. Please check with your admission adviser for more details.

Degree and Transcript is issues by The European International University, Paris and a program participation certification is given by East Bridge College

Scholarships

East Bridge College offers tuition scholarships and financial aid for its online learning degree programs. The tuition scholarship fund for distance learning degree programs will be granted depending on the policy and the Dean’s office from time to time. Upon request, EBC may offer you: Academic Scholarship, Athletic Scholarship, Creative Scholarships and Community Service Scholarship.

Refund Policy

Once students register for a course, they are responsible for dropping any course they decide not to attend.

  • Once you have enrolled in the program and you wish to immediately pull out before any access has been granted - 50% of the tuition fee will be refunded
  • No refund for students who have received course access and have already started off with the program from EBC
  • Read all Terms and Conditions before making payments
  • Processing of refunds make take up to 3 months

Career

Graduates with a Master's in Training and Development get opportunities work in almost every sector. Schools and colleges employ them to conduct professional development sessions for teachers and other school staff or to train teachers integrate technology into their lessons. They are in demand in the field of Human Resource and work as human resource professionals in businesses and non-profits where they design and develop customized training sessions for employees, customers and volunteers. They are sometimes called for to assist content specialists like academics or scientists to put their courses or informational materials online. Armed with an MA in L&D these professionals will be equipped to teach adult learners and demonstrate excellent leadership, training and organizational skills. They can also get into freelance training and work with corporate organizations.

Read our Guide to Career in Education. CLICK HERE

Awarding Body

The European International University (EIU) – Paris is a private, independent higher education provider and has been successfully incorporated in Paris, France, (Registration at RCS No.: 839 980 851 R.C.S. Paris on 29 May 2018). EIU – Paris offers higher education programs that are different from the French National Curricula and Programmes leading to French Government accredited university qualifications, which falls under the French Public Higher Education sector. All programs and services provided by EIU are internationally benchmarked through the audit and quality assurance processes, carried out by both the Ministry of Higher Education, France, as well as ASIC, U.K., on a regular basis.

The European International University (EIU) – Paris, is a private higher education establishment authorized by the French Ministry of National Education, Higher Education, Research, and Innovation, in accordance to and in compliance with the French Education Act: Code de l’Education Articles L 444-1 to 444-11 and R 444-1 to 444-28.

The European International University (EIU-Paris) is duly authorized as a Professional Training service provider in accordance to Article R.6351-6 of the French Employment Code, under the registration number: 11755784775, with the prefecture of the region of ILE-DE-FRANCE.

Through the academic affiliation arrangement between East Bridge College and The European International University, EIU-Paris all EBC programs are validated by The European International University, EIU-Paris. Hence by means of program validation and certification, EBC students who successfully complete their programs receive relevant degrees from EIU-Paris.

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