Doctor of Education

Murdoch University

The Doctor of Education is an intensive course of study leading to the professional doctorate degree in Education. It consists of coursework and applied research leading to a dissertation. The purpose of the degree is to provide advanced level study in Education at a high degree of specialisation through applied research in a selected area of practice. On entry to this course, you will be assigned a supervisor who will assist in the development of an approved plan of study appropriate to your intended specialisation. For this course, on-campus meetings are available through negotiation. The Doctor of Education is an intensive course of study leading to the professional doctorate degree in Education. It consists of coursework and applied research leading to a dissertation. The purpose of the degree is to provide advanced level study in Education at a high degree of specialisation through applied research in a selected area of practice. On entry to this course, you will be assigned a supervisor who will assist in the development of an approved plan of study appropriate to your intended specialisation. For this course, on-campus meetings are available through negotiation. Graduates are qualified to obtain high-level professional positions in a range of locations in the broad Education industry.

Entry Requirements:

Bachelor with 2A Honours; or Master or Bachelor with significant scholarly or professional attainments including research preparation (AQF level 8 or 9 equivalent)

Structure:

Coursework and applied research leading to a dissertation

Subjects you can Study:

Educational policy and leadership; Curriculum studies; Educational psychology; Educational assessment and evaluation

Study Pathways:

Students with a Master of Education by coursework or research will be considered on a case-by-case basis for credit.

Further information:

Graduates are qualified to obtain high-level professional positions in a range of locations in the broad Education industry.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00125J

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Murdoch No info No Full time 3 years
Murdoch No info No Part time 6 years
Named after the prominent Australian academic and essayist Sir Walter Murdoch, Murdoch was the second university established in Western Australia. Since the first intake of students in 1975, Murdoch has become a dynamic, modern university with a national reputation for excellence in teaching, research and student satisfaction.

Murdoch university has three campuses. The main campus is on South Street in Murdoch and is an easy commute from the Perth CBD and Fremantle, whilst the Rockingham and Peel campuses are located further south of Perth. All three campuses are well serviced by public transport, parking and bike racks.

Provider CRICOS: 00125J

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