Supervision for research at MA, MSc, MPhil or PhD level is available for projects relating to the subject area expertise of our staff in Education, Childhood and Youth Studies.

Research areas include:

  • Education
  • Childhood Studies
  • Youth Studies
  • Professional development of those in the education sector
  • Sustainability

Research area not listed?

We may be able to help or guide you further with a particular research subject area.

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graduatecollege@canterbury.ac.uk

Recently completed or current PhD student theses:

  • Exploring virtue ethical stewardship for transformative learning in business leadership programmes: a case study of MBA programmes in Canterbury Christ Church University
  • Investigating the professional identity of uniquely trained teachers of vocational curricula in post 14 institutions
  • Unseen landscapes of adult education: creative arts education, well-being and well-becoming
  • Understanding the development of professional identity in instrumental music teachers
  • To what extent do films about education perpetuate or challenge capitalist society?
  • An exploration of the emotional impact that school inspection has on primary and preparatory school teachers, comparing the state and independent sectors

Education Doctorate (EdD)

The Education Doctorate offers the advantages of working within a cohort of fellow researchers, while at the same time working on a substantial individual research thesis of your own.

Research supervisors

There are 42 supervisors specialising in this subject

Facilities to support your research.

Any questions?