Education - Research (MPhil, PhD)

University of Greenwich the United Kingdom

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MPhil, PhD

How long you will study
2 Years

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About Education - Research at University of Greenwich

You should consider this programme if you are a qualified and experienced teacher, trainer or other professional working in education or training, or in a related professional field such as health.

The programme will develop your advanced skills in educational research methods. These include critical analysis, evidence-based inquiry, critical literature review, and quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis.

Following a qualifying period, MPhil students can proceed to PhD studies in education and training.

Recent research projects include:

  • Leadership and management in education
  • Leadership in Higher Education
  • Professionalism and professional practice
  • Lifelong Learning
  • E-Learning, social networking
  • Pedagogy, learning theories and learning and teaching
  • Widening participation, access, achievement and the student experience
  • Creativity and complexity theory
  • Childhood studies and history of education
  • A range of other individually negotiated subject areas.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To provide you with a doctoral programme through research study and a supervised thesis
  • To provide you with an advanced knowledge of educational research methods within education, training, health and allied fields
  • To help you to develop advanced skills in contemporary theoretical knowledge, critical analysis, doctoral research and evidence-based inquiry. This will enable you to make a contribution to knowledge informed by original research and scholarship.


Education - Research

You'll find a blend of research, enterprise, consultancy and scholarship at the School of Education.
From e-learning to adult literacy, vocational training to play and recreation.

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  • The awardMPhil, PhDHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study2 years
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  • The awardMPhil, PhDHow you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study3 - 4 years
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Notes about fees for this course

Your time at university should be enjoyable and rewarding, and it is important that it is not spoilt by unnecessary financial worries. We recommend that you spend time planning your finances, both before coming to university and while you are here. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

Find out more about our fees and the support available to you at our:

  • Teacher training fees and support
  • Postgraduate finance pages
  • International students' finance pages

Entry requirements for this course

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