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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

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  • 6,696 postgraduate students
  • 12% international / 88% domestic

Doctor of Education (EdD)

  • Doctorate (PhD)

The Doctor of Education is designed for education professionals who want to further their knowledge and understanding in specific areas of education.

Key details

Degree Type
Doctorate (PhD)
Duration
2.5 - 3 years full-time, 5 - 6 years part-time
Study Mode
Online

About this course

The Doctor of Education is designed for education professionals who want to further their knowledge and understanding in specific areas of education. The course integrates theory, research and practice to nurture individuals capable of exploring and enhancing educational systems and practices in local and broader communities. Participants are encouraged to explore research topics relevant to their career interests and are required to carry out original, independent and supervised research in their chosen field of education. In the first 18 months of candidature students study part-time and complete three research coursework units that guide and support the development of the thesis (not more than 70,000 words).

Entry requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor

Study locations

Online

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Teacher Education courses at Australian Catholic University (ACU).
81.8%
Overall satisfaction
75.3%
Skill scale
66.9%
Teaching scale
91.3%
Employed full-time
$89k
Average salary