Department of Education and Community Studies

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The School of Eduaction supports the university’s ambitious targets in terms of research and postgraduate research student growth.

The Department of Education and Community studies offers a range of Master’s courses and has a thriving and oversubscribed doctoral offer with over 100 students.

It offers professional accreditation to students on the early years and youth and community courses and offers postgraduate Early Years Initial Teacher Training, which was graded Good by Ofsted in 2016.

The doctoral programmes cover a wide range of subject areas associated with our senior research expertise, including informal education, youth, community cohesion, TESOL, legal education, professional identity and early years. 

 

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

further education Social Sciences
education Social Sciences
teacher Social Sciences
learning Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
experience Social Sciences
trainee Social Sciences
Vocational Education Social Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Adult literacy practitioners and employability skills: Resisting neo-liberalism?

Allatt, G. & Tett, L., 2019, In : Journal of Education Policy. 34, 4, p. 577-594 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

employability
neoliberalism
literacy
curriculum
value system
referendum
governance
participation
coalition
labor

Book review: Seeking wisdom in adult education and learning, edited by Wilma Fraser

Reid, J., 2019, In : Studies in the Education of Adults. 51, 1, p. 149-150 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Dance Article review

book review
Adult Education
wisdom
learning

Projects 2016 2021

De-radicalisation: Insights from International Research

Thomas, D.

1/08/1631/03/17

Project: ResearchEU Government

Activities 2009 2019

Teacher cognition and assessment

Susan Sheehan (Speaker)
3 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Disappearing Colleges: revisiting the abolition of the colleges of education

Robin Simmons (Speaker)
13 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Classroom assessment: the development of teachers’ cognitions

Susan Sheehan (Participant), Sonia Munro (Participant)
19 Mar 2019

Activity: Other activity typesOther