A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or equivalent professional experience, and demonstration of the ability to study at postgraduate level (60 level 7 credits, for example a PgCert, or equivalent). Applicants must be professionally engaged in the field of education in a way that enables them to achieve the programme learning outcomes. Applicants are subject to interview.
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
Months of entry
The EdD is a doctoral level qualification designed for professionals working within the education sector. It provides a structured programme of advanced scholarship and research which is of equivalent level to the traditional PhD, but which is orientated towards professional practice. The course is aimed at professionals across a range of educational contexts,including teachers, lecturers, learning support professionals. trainers, educational consultants and early years practitioners.
WHAT WILL I EXPERIENCE?
On this course you can:
- undertake a structured doctoral programme
- engage in explicit reflection on professional knowledge and practice
- experience peer learning and networking opportunities afforded by the cohort approach
WHAT OPPORTUNITIES MIGHT IT LEAD TO?
Some routes our graduates might pursue include:
- head teacher
- educational consultant
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions Team
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