University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Education (Educational Enquiry)

The Doctor of Education programme aims to develop new knowledge and original thinking, as well as advanced understanding, skills and professional values in educational practitioners. Our Doctorate in Education is a high-quality form of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training that enhances the professional practice and expertise of all participants. Graduates of the Doctorate in Education are able to take a leading role in developing excellence and leadership in learning, teaching and/or student development in educational establishments. There are 2 possible routes that student's professional development can take on the Doctor of Education programme: the Educational Enquiry Route is designed to be a more traditional academic research programme. This is ideal CPD training for those moving towards a career in education research or to bring research values and practices to the workplace. The Professional Practice Route of our doctorate degree is a work-based programme of professional development that is individually negotiated.

Course modules

Reflective Development (Portfolio) - 60 credit module over two years; Advanced educational research - 60 credit module over 1 year; Implementing education enquiry - 60 credit module over 1 year; Thesis Module - 180 credit module over 2 years.

Assessment methods

Research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Professional Doctorate Part-time October 2017 GBP 3,010 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus WV1 1SB West Midlands

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