Organization profile

Organisation profile

About us

Our department is a thriving academic community focused on furthering our understanding of policy, culture, pedagogy and diversity within a global educational context. We hold a strong national and international reputation for our research.

We have an excellent network with a wide range of educational institutions including, schools, colleges, universities, local authorities and government departments, within the UK and also internationally.

Teaching

We pride ourselves upon our high quality of teaching and excellent student satisfaction rates.

The BA Education with Psychology (formerly Childhood, Youth and Education Studies) is our undergraduate programme.

At postgraduate level we offer the full-time MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MA TESOL) programme.

TIhis year we have launched our new one year full-time programme: MA International Education and Globalisation.

Our part-time MA Education is a flexible programme that can be studied via distance learning, at international Study Centres, or on campus at a Summer School.

We also offer research/doctoral programmes including the MRes EducationDoctor of Education (EdD) and Education MPhil and PhD research degrees.

Research

We currently host around 40 academic and research staff, and have over 170 students enrolled on our doctoral programmes studying and researching both on campus and via distance learning throughout the world.

Our research is centred around the following areas:

Further information about our research activities can be found on our research blog

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Projects 2002 2020

Evaluation of the NHS South Pre-Registration Tutor Training Scheme

Barratt Hacking, E. & Martin, S.

Health Education England

1/03/1828/02/19

Project: Central government, health and local authorities

Young Peoples' understandings of mental health

Brown, C.

21/12/1731/07/18

Project: Research-related fundingInternally Funded Research

Research Output 1987 2018

A 'home-international' comparative analysis of widening participation in UK higher education

Donnelly, M. & Evans, C. 28 Mar 2018 In : Higher Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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An Invitation to Teacher Association Research

Kuchah, K. & Smith, R. 31 Mar 2018 In : ELTED Journal. 21, 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access