Research course

Education and Professional Studies

Institution
Newman University · Department of Education and Professional Studies
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMEd by researchMA by research

Entry requirements

Applicants must be qualified teachers ideally currently working in a primary, secondary, special schools or early years setting.

PhD / MPhil Education; Pathways - General, Primary Education, Secondary Education, English Education

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

In addition to taught degrees Newman is developing its research culture at postgraduate level. Research students work towards the award of MPhil or PhD. Full-time Research Studentships are occasionally offered by the College.

Department specialisms

Behaviour Management; The Mentor as Assessor in a Professional Setting; Children's Literature; Theory and Practice in the Foundation Stage; Education in Sexuality, Relationships and Social Responsibility; Leadership and Managing People in School; Action Research in Early Years Education

Information for international students

International credit-based course linked to European Credit Transfer Scheme. Degree verification can be obtained from NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) on UK 0870 9904088 or email info@naric.org.uk Further information can be obtained from their website www.naric.org.uk English language proficiency certificate required.

Fees and funding

Self-Funding. However, funding for Postgraduate applicants may be available from: www.PostgraduateStudentships.co.uk and/or www.salliemae.co.uk You shall need to contact them personally.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

MEd by research

part time
48 months
full time
36 months

MA by research

full time
24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Lorraine Thomas
Email
L.Thomas@staff.newman.ac.uk
Phone
0121 476 1181 ext 2205
Fax
0121 476 1196