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Doctorate of Education, EdD

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The Doctorate of Education degree from Unicaf Scholarships is aimed at experienced educational professionals and sets out to place you at the leading edge of your professional field in terms of knowledge, awareness and understanding.
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Overview

Key Features

The Doctorate of Education degree from Unicaf Scholarships is for those who are eager to make substantial and original contributions to the development of educational knowledge in a broad range of educational settings including K-12 schools, colleges, universities and governmental organisations.

Delivered through a blend of online interactions and real-world experiences, the EdD program allows students to continue working full time while pursuing a degree that will distinguish them as organisational leaders. Students will explore how learning occurs in formal and informal workplace settings, examine effective strategies for facilitating organisational learning, and learn to create systems that produce more effective, adaptable and competitive organisations.

The degree meets the need for the highest levels of professional development and training of both educators and those concerned with educational policy and administration. The prime focus is on the interplay between the multi-dimensional practices of education and scholarship.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details:

    Monthly Intakes.

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Duration description

      Pending on thesis.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Research: Philosophy and Practice
  • Managing Teaching and Learning Methods
  • Educational Policy: Theory and Practice
  • Educational Management, Leadership and Administration
  • EdD Dissertation

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • An accredited Master’s degree (e.g. MA, MSc, MPhil) in a relevant subject area or in an unrelated area but supported by relevant professional experience. In addition, a wide range of international equivalent qualifications may also be considered
  • Official Master’s degree transcripts.
  • Recognized proof of English proficiency if previous studies were not taught in the English language. 

Tuition Fee

Funding

Partial Scholarship.

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