The EdD also accommodates currently occupying positions of leadership in universities, schools, school districts, TAFE colleges, teaching hospitals and system-wide central offices needing to upgrade their qualifications.
Our Education program from Curtin University will provide you with doctoral level study which will simultaneously provide you with advanced, in-depth knowledge related to your profession and involvement in research work closely related to the improvement of your professional practice. It will provide you with high-level research and inquiry skills, enabling you to evaluate, implement, commission, design and administer research into the many different aspects of education provision. You'll also develop an understanding of the policy implications of such research.
Why research at Curtin
Curtin is widely recognised for applied research firmly focused on solving real-world problems. Underpinning our research endeavours are strong partnerships with industry, business and government, which result in outcomes that greatly benefit the broader community locally, nationally and globally.
Our international reputation for being a strong partner in industry-driven research ensures our graduates enjoy outstanding opportunities to become innovators in their fields.
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- Independently plan a significant investigation into a topic of educational relevance; develop a conceptual rationale for the conduct of specific research,
- Evaluate educational research design, methodologies, methods and findings from different perspectives; logically argue a case for a particular research approach,
- Independently access, interpret and synthesise research; examine and evaluate an educational issue and identify aspects for further research,
- Report data using appropriate scholarly conventions; communicate research with consideration of the audience,
- Select technology appropriate to the storage and retrieval of references; utilize technology to support data analysis,
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesEducation Adult Education View 8 other PhDs in Education in Australia
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- A bachelor degree, a Postgraduate Diploma in Education and/or a Master of Education or equivalent.
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International33500 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33500 AUD per year during 36 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.