One must accomplish two things when earning a PhD. First one must understand a particular subject thoroughly. Secondly, one must extensively in knowledge about that subject.
Teaching can be very frustrating if you do not advance your education skills and knowledge to doctorate level. This will enable you to understand the concepts better and deliver quality content to your students. It will also enable you to understand the student's behavior well.
Australia has the third largest number of foreign students in the world despite having a community of only 23 million. These are strong academic credentials, but Australian institutions are just as highly ranked as the cities that house them around the native land.
Top Doctoral Programs in Education in Australia 2016/2017
Apply Now! We are now accepting applications. This program is a professional and research doctorate directed at helping you to acquire and practice research knowledge and skills as you.. [+]
DOCTOR OF EDUCATION
Units to complete: 24
Duration: up to 6 years part-time
Start date: March, July, November
Entry requirements• English IELTS 6.5 or equivalent
• Completed a Master of Education (8 Units) or equivalent with a ‘credit’ average or an honours (I or IIa) degree or equivalent qualification relevant to the proposed area of study
• Have a documented record of (normally) 3 years full-time equivalent of professional or teaching experience in a field relevant to the proposed area of study, and be currently or recently employed in professional practice
Note: applications are accepted throughout the year, with commencement in the next semester following approval of application. Admission is highly competitive owing to limited enrolment capacities. At the application stage, the Faculty will determine the ability to supervise the project. Therefore, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.... [-]
A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Education at RMIT is a nationally and internationally recognised degree that cultivates high-level skills in research... [+]
PhD in Education
A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Education at RMIT is a nationally and internationally recognised degree that cultivates high-level skills in research processes, advanced communication skills, analysis and synthesis of knowledge in your chosen field of education.You'll create a thesis or research project that makes a substantial and original contribution to an existing body of knowledge.Upon graduation of this doctorate degree you will have developed the skills required to conduct independent research and will have contributed to the knowledge base of research in your chosen field by undertaking an original, substantial and rigorous research project.Individually supervised research programs are available in:... [-]
The Doctor of Education is designed to meet the needs of practitioners and professionals who wish to research some aspect of their field of practice. Candidates embark on high-level, practice-based research into one of the areas of research strength in UTS: Education. [+]
The course caters not only for students committed to an academic path, but for senior practitioners from public and private sectors who wish to study and undertake research at the highest level.
The purpose of the course is to enhance the practitioner's capacity to question, analyse, critique and develop their profession and its practices. It is a research degree whose purpose is to assist professionals to develop a relationship between research and their professional activities, in areas such as policy development and appraisal, innovation and administration.
Career options include leadership roles in the education field as a principal, manager, planner, policy adviser, teacher or trainer, in a government, industrial, commercial or community setting.... [-]