MTL in European Studies (main teaching area) with History (subsidiary teaching area)

Study Programme Details
City: Msida
Country: Malta
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

The Master in Teaching and Learning (MTL) in European Studies with a subsidiary focus on History offers a transformative journey into the realm of education. Rooted in the principles of pedagogical innovation, this program prepares aspiring educators to navigate the complexities of modern teaching environments. Through a dynamic curriculum encompassing Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Educational Context Knowledge, and Educational Research and Inquiry, students delve into the heart of teaching practice. Field Placements in schools provide invaluable hands-on experience, while themes of educational democracy and social justice infuse every aspect of learning. Embracing a reflective approach, the MTL fosters the growth of educators who are not just teachers, but agents of positive change in society.


Embark on a journey of professional growth and societal impact with the Master in Teaching and Learning (MTL) in European Studies with a focus on History. Throughout this program, you’ll hone the art of transforming content knowledge into pedagogical expertise, tailored to meet the diverse needs of every student. Delve into the intricacies of curriculum design, learning and teaching methodologies, and assessment strategies, equipping yourself to create inclusive and engaging educational experiences. Embracing the pivotal role of educators in shaping young minds, you’ll learn to foster meaningful connections with students and advocate for their holistic development. Beyond the classroom, you’ll explore the broader socio-political dimensions of education, empowering yourself to drive positive change in educational policies and practices. At the core of the MTL experience lies a commitment to continuous growth and inquiry, ensuring that you emerge not just as a teacher, but as a catalyst for educational excellence and social justice.

Admission Requirements

For more information, please visit respective university web page link.

  • EDS5001: Themes in Education
  • EDS5023: Research component: Becoming a Professional Teacher and Researcher
  • EDS5026: Learners and Learning Communities in Secondary Schools Contexts
  • EDS5028: Social contexts and inclusive conditions of teaching and learning in secondary schools
  • LLI5001: Field Placement 1
  • LLI5025: Digital Pedagogies. A Hands-On Approach
  • EDU5001: Research Component: The Dissertation
  • IAL5006: Secondary Classroom as a Positive Educational Space
  • LLI5002: Field Placement 2
  • EDS5024: Research component: Applying Research Methods in Education
  • EDS5030: Teaching, Managing and Assessing the Secondary Class
  • LHU5001: Planning and Organizing the Teaching and Learning of European Studies
  • LHU5003: Examinations and Assessment in the Teaching of European Studies
  • LHU5004: Resources in the Teaching of European Studies
  • LHU5002: Pedagogical Strategies in the Teaching of European Studies
  • LHU5005: European History, Politics and Identity

Non EU Applicants:

Total Tuition Fees: Eur 21,600

Future Career Outcomes

On completion of the MTL, you will be eligible to apply for a teacher’s warrant and will be fully qualified to teach in schools and to start a career in a field related to education. The course will also lead you to further study in the field, should you wish to obtain a degree of specialisation in Education.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit Malta page for student visa and student life.