Moray House School of Education and Sport

Learning in Communities (MA Hons)

This new professionally-endorsed qualification builds on the expertise of our former BA Community Education, enabling graduates to apply for a range of careers in community learning and development.

Moray House has been making a major contribution to the field of education for almost 200 years. Professional pre-service teacher education programmes in the field of Community Learning and Development (CLD) have been a part of the Moray House portfolio since 1961.

This programme, new for 2021, inherits and builds on this extensive expertise. The programme produces graduates who are professionally competent, ethically informed, critical and reflective Community Learning and Development (CLD) practitioners.

Programme delivery 2021/22

Visit UCAS for detailed entry requirements, fees, and to apply. 

Apply now on UCAS: Learning in Communities (MA Hons) - X321


Programme Structure

In Scotland, the term Community Learning and Development (CLD) is used to incorporate community-based adult learning, youth work, and community capacity building under a single professional rubric.

Career opportunities

Community Education
Moray House has its own library and staff who can help you find the information you need throughout your studies.

Fees and funding

Find details on all aspects of fees and finance, from tuition fees, how to identify your fee status, and funding opportunities.

Our students

Hear from previous students about their experiences on MA Community Education (now MA Learning in Communities).

Contact us

Questions about your application or how to apply? Contact the Undergraduate Admissions team or one of the Programme Directors who look forward to hearing from you.
Video: Hear from students on Community Education programmes at Moray House!
Former students on the Community Education programmes at Moray House share their experiences.