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Doctor of Philosophy

Course summary for local students

Award granted Doctor of Philosophy
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool
Cloud (online)Yes
Length3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Faculty contacts

Faculty of Arts and Education
Tel 03 5227 2226 Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
artsed-research@deakin.edu.au

 

Course Directors

Shaun Rawolle, +61 3 522 71402, shaun.rawolle@deakin.edu.au

Andrea Gallant, +61 3 924 46430, andrea.gallant@deakin.edu.au 

 

Contact the Course Director for matters relating specifically to the academic content of this course - all enrolment related queries must go to the Student Services Office.

CRICOS course code006244J
Deakin course code E900

Course sub-headings

Course overview

This is a supervised research program taken by thesis or folio. The research of each candidate is conducted under the supervision of a full-time member of the academic staff. Candidates are required to participate in an oral colloquium about one third of the way through candidature in which the proposed research is defended and are required to then ultimately submit a thesis embodying the results of their research.

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Entry requirements - general

Applicants must have demonstrated evidence of a high standard of research ability. This is normally an Honours year to H2A (70%+) standard or a research masters degree. However, other evidence of research ability may be considered, and could include a thesis as part of an international undergraduate degree or coursework masters; relevant refereed publications; research awards; or research experience. For more information please visit the Research Services Division - Higher Degrees by Research page.

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Entry requirements - specific

Experienced and qualified professionals in education who hold a bachelors degree with a good honours, (H2A), (equivalency can be met by undertaking a coursework masters degree in education with a research component) or other approved qualifications may apply to undertake the PhD program. All enrolled candidates are required to participate in a Faculty Online Seminar Program.

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How to apply

Applicants must apply via the Higher Degree by Research website.

 

http://www.deakin.edu.au/future-students/research/how-to-apply.php

 

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8th June 2007