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Department of Education

We conduct research and teach courses to further our understanding of a range of education-related issues nationally and internationally.

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Find out about our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, funding opportunities and how you can apply.

Our research

We are involved in a wide range of research activities, including collaborative projects at both national and international levels.


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Education as and for Epistemic, Environmental and Transitional justice to enable Sustainable Development.

Wicked theories and COVID-19 policies

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Blog: Professor Hugh Lauder reviews the government's response to COVID-19, the thought process behind herd immunity, and 'wicked theories' in policymaking.


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Greater access to the great outdoors

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Dr Simon Hayhoe talks about his new book, Accessible Vacations: An Insider’s Guide to 10 National Parks, which aims to help travellers with disabilities.

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About the Department of Education

Our department is a thriving academic community. We offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses of study.

We have a strong national and international reputation for our research, and post updates on our research blog.

Our excellent networks, include schools, colleges, universities, government departments and other educational institutions.

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