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Doctor of Education

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Education Studies


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Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree or Master's degree plus normally a minimum of five years' experience in a professional role

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be able to: link, in a coherent and rigorous manner, theory and research to questions of professional practice; meet high international standards in the quality of their scholarly work; be adept at presenting their work in conferences and seminars and in publishing their findings; value the process of peer review in advancing scholarly and professional understanding; adopt an investigative, probing, open-minded, reflective, dialogical stand in addressing scholarly and professional problems; draw on insights from their studies in seeking to make a worthwhile difference in the lives of others; be willing and able to demonstrate leadership in their domains of professional endeavour and have a strong sense of global awareness and participate actively in wider scholarly and professional communities.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

UC College of Education, Health, and Human Development Maori Scholarship

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office




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Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office



$6,000 - one per Division.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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