University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Education and Sociology

The School of Education and Childhood Studies (SECS) offers a research degrees programme developed in partnership with schools and colleges, thus ensuring that we meet and exceed all requirements for professional and classroom relevance; the researchers are also involved in a wide range of consultancy and funded knowledge transfer activities; current research projects include work with Portsmouth, Southampton and Hampshire county councils and the training and development agency.

Entry requirements

Doctor of Philosophy - PhD: A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. All applicants are subject to face-to-face or telephone interview. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

All modules: Teaching and learning processes; special educational needs; post 16 education and training; curriculum provision in secondary and post-compulsory education; aspects of initial teacher training (ITT); education management; early years provision.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,260 per Year 1 (England) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,260 per Year 1 (EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,260 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,260 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 13,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,260 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2019 4,260 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,130 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,130 per Year 1 (EU) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,130 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 6,950 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,130 per Year 1 (England) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,130 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2019 2,130 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 4,260 per Year 1 (EU) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 13,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 4,260 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 4,260 per Year 1 (England) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 4,260 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 4,260 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time February 2020 4,260 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 2,130 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 2,130 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 6,950 per Year 1 (International) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 2,130 per Year 1 (EU) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 2,130 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 2,130 per Year 1 (England) 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time February 2020 2,130 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 6 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

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