Queen's University Belfast
Applicants should hold a primary degree and a Master's degree, or equivalent recognised qualifications; applicants will normally be expected to have at least 5 years' full-time professional experience at a senior level in a field of work related to education. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each indivudal component (or equivalent qualification).
Compulsory modules include: educational research: an overview; experimental methods in educational research; narrative and arts-based research approaches; philosophical and ethical issues in educational research; qualitative research: methods, data and theory; quantitative research: methods, data and theory; researching children and young people in educational settings; survey methods in educational research; the professional as researcher. Optional modules may include: Assessment and testing: Concepts and issues; education and the law; education in divided societies: contribution to social cohesion; educational special needs: policy and partnerships for inclusion; leadership; TESOL: Discourse and pedagogy; TESOL: Issues in language learning; the international human right to education: research and practice.
Assessment methods include an assignment of 5000 words for each module and a 40,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|EdD||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England)||4 years|
|EdD||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,730 per Year 1 (International)||4 years|
|EdD||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||4 years|
|EdD||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland)||4 years|
|EdD||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|