The study of education enables us to identify and challenge its purposes, practices and functions in different contexts.
Department of Education
We conduct research and teach courses to further our understanding of a range of education-related issues nationally and internationally.
Our Department of Education offers a range of postgraduate courses, from taught master's to research degrees.
Our Summer School is for students studying the Doctor of Education (EdD) and MA Education courses. It will take place between 27 June - 20 July 2018.
Chloe Collins is a final year undergraduate student on the Education with Psychology course. Read more about her placement year experience.
Samantha Stone talks about the benefits of studying for an MRes before moving on to a PhD.
Our department has a longstanding commitment to excellence in research that's nationally and internationally significant.
For children, the most important aspect of school life is the relationships they build with their friends and teachers, says Ceri Brown, Lecturer in Education.
Listen to Dr Janet Goodall talking about the important differences between learning, education and schooling.
A new research project will assess the changes in attitude towards multilingual children, to help policy makers support pupils with more than one language.
Dr Ceri Brown writes for The Conversation about the the issues with increasing the levels of tests and exams for young people.
Contact details for all permanent and visiting members of the Department.
In this seminar, Dr Rafael Mitchell will discuss how top ranking students are assigned to support a group of five or six peers in a school in Tigray, Ethiopia.
Bringing together a worldwide community of universities and others interested in sharing research and practice in the field of international education