The Master of Education programme provides for the completion of a research thesis in a wide range of related education topics in South East Asia, Educational Philosophy, Curriculum and Teaching, Early Childhood Education, Teaching and Learning, Teaching Chinese Language, Educational Psychology and other relevant topics. It aims to cultivate the ability of postgraduate students to analyses and solve specific problems through the mastering of the relevant research methods in Education. This programme will result in the cultivation of a specialist with professional up-to-date knowledge, and skills equipped in various areas of specialisation with theoretical perspective of educational practices. Graduates can engage in academic research and professional teaching, and be qualified to work in institutions of higher learning, research institutions, and other educational related organizations.
The duration of full-time study is 2 to 4 years. Students are required to attend all prescribed courses, including the Research Methodology, Research Proposal & Seminar, Statistics and Data Analysis, Principles of Education (candidates who without education major), and pass the Thesis Proposal Defence.
The award of an ME requires the submission of a thesis for examination at a viva voce (oral examination) by two examiners, at least one of whom is external to NEUC. The ME thesis must show a grasp of the relevant literature, the methodologies and the issues involved in a specific area of study.
Who Should Join the Programme
This programme is intended for students who are interested in deepening their understanding of and research in Curriculum and Teaching, Educational Psychology, Education Management, Counselling, and the Education Development.
Graduates of this programme may choose to become:
|Name||Field of Expertise|
|Dr MOK Soon Chong||莫顺宗 博士||Research on Education in South East Asia|
|Dr VOON Phin Keong||文平强 博士||Research on Education in South East Asia|
|Dr. LEE Kam Hing||李锦兴 博士||Research on Education in South East Asia|
|Dr. WONG Ing Poh||黄永宝 博士||Research on Education in South East Asia|
|Dr. WONG Shwu Huey||王淑慧 博士||Curriculum and Teaching, Educational Research, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Cultural and Cross-cultural Studies, Educational Psychology, Teacher Professional Ethics, etc.)|
|Dr. WANG Rui Xin||王睿欣 博士||Educational Philosophy, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, Teaching Chinese as a First Language, Teaching Chinese as a Second language, Cultural and Cross-cultural Studies, etc|
|Dr. KEH Foo Bee||郭富美 博士||Research on Educational Philosophy, Educational Psychology, School Counselling, School Counselling Management, Guidance and Counselling, Marriage and Family, etc|
|Dr. TSAI Tai Fen||蔡苔芬 博士||Educational Research, Cultural and Cross-cultural Studies, Educational Psychology, School Counselling, School Counselling Management, Guidance and Counselling, Parenting Education, etc.|