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Department of Education, Programme Catalogue 2014/15

RHED-AFD01: EdD Research in Education

Leading to the award of DOCTOR OF EDUCATION

Mode of attendance: Full-time

Follow this link for further information on the NFAAR This programme is not governed by the NFAAR, however, students who exit the programme early with a taught award (PG Cert or PG Dip) will be assessed under NFAAR-PGT: assessment regulations for students commencing study from 2011/12 onwards (students who commenced prior to 2011/12 should consult their programme handbook for their assessment regulations):
  • This programme has the following possible exit awards:

Students must successfully complete 4 units before starting the Research Enquiry (ED60341).

Modular - no specific semester

Compulsory Units:
ED60272 Educational research: philosophy and practice 18 Credits
ED60273 Educational policy: theory and practice 18 Credits
ED60341 Research enquiry: thesis for professional doctorate 198 Credits
Optional Units: Select 2 units from the following list:
Students on this programme must complete two optional units from the following list but may only take one unit from ED60297 and ED60298
ED60277 Educational management, leadership and administration 18 Credits
ED60278 International education: philosophy and practice 18 Credits
ED60279 Language, culture and education 18 Credits
ED60281 Learning about learning 18 Credits
ED60297 Reading paper 18 Credits
ED60298 Pilot research enquiry 18 Credits

* This programme catalogue is applicable for the 2014/15 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2015/16 and beyond should not assume that later years of a programme will be in the format displayed here for 2014/15.
* Programmes and units are subject to change at any time, in accordance with normal University procedures.
* Availability of units will be subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.