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University of Chester

Education

Riverside Campus
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Rank: 94 (The Complete University Guide)

Location: Riverside Campus

Website: www1.chester.ac.uk

Study mode full-time

Degree: Doctorate

Start Date: 2021/10/01

Duration: 36 months


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Ranking and student feedback

94

The Complete University Guide
88

UKEAS Ranking

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Description

University of Chester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

The EdD is for professionals working in schools, universities, educational businesses, agencies or voluntary bodies who would like to research into any aspect of pedagogy, teaching or learning.Course overviewEducation, pedagogy, teaching and learning continue to be at the forefront of cultural debates, since they help us understand our identities and values as a society. Our EdD is designed to support graduate professionals working across the education sector to conduct original doctoral research in this continually changing field.Why study this course with us?You will study under the guidance of our team of active researchers who have international reputations in their field and who will support you throughout the course.You will undertake taught modules that are delivered over six weekends each year to fit in with the busy schedules of working professionals. Evening seminars, workshops and conferences are held regularly to supplement the course; some weekend sessions are taught in situ, such as the creative education workshops in the galleries at Tate Liverpool.

Requirements

Entry requirements

Normally students will have completed a Master's degree before enrolling on the Education Doctorate, and will be (or have been) working in an educational context. International: Normally students will have completed a Master's degree before enrolling on the Education Doctorate, and will be (or have been) working in an educational context.

Language qualifications

IELTS: 6.5 (no less than 5.5 in any band)


Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for University of Chester.

About this university

International students

There are an average of 130 countries represented among the student body at Chester and there are country specific information portals on the website to begin the process of applying to one of its courses. There is also help and advice on hand to assist those from outside the UK in adapting to their new home, ranging from immigration and visas advice to financial guidance, help with finding part time work and accommodation assistance. Chester Student's Union is at the heart of extracurricular activities as well as supporting and representing the student body. The union operates a bar on the main campus as well as another in Warrington and three shops. There are also some 75 clubs and societies to get involves with. The sports clubs take part in the British Universities and Colleges Sports leagues as well as inter-campus competitions called Varsity. Away from sports, there are many interest based societies, arts and performance groups and even student media such as the radio station, known as Cat Radio, broadcasting daily from the Warrington campus.

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