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PhD 16-30 (out of 33). Doctoral Program in Education in Europe

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PhD in Computer Science - Visual Computing and Computer Games

Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The program focuses on the education of graduates prepared to solve research problems in the sub-area of computer science related to the generation and processing of visual information (computer graphics, image analysis, machine vision) and/or computer games development.

PhD in Mathematics Education

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The graduate of the Ph.D. studies in mathematics education is prepared to deal with both theoretical and application problems in the mathematical education of children and adults and carry out both scientific and pedagogical activities. He/she contributes to the improvement of the mathematical education of pupils and to the professionalization of teachers. He/she can work at universities, in scientific institutes and as a highly qualified teacher-mediator between research and practice. He/she is able to: recognize up-to-date key topics of the field; propose, realise and evaluate research bringing original results; systematically follow local and international scientific literature and appraise it critically; publish results of his/her work in refereed journals, at local and international conferences, in textbooks and possibly in monographs.

PhD in Didactics of Chemistry

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The goal of the doctoral study program Didactics of Chemistry is to prepare specialists to improve the quality of chemical education in the Czech Republic in accordance with current social needs and in accordance with the educational programs of advanced European countries based on scientific research results. The doctoral program is focused on the preparation of specialists in the field of chemical education theory in accordance with current knowledge of chemistry, pedagogy, psychology, sociology, informatics and other disciplines. It is a program without specialization.

PhD in Education

Masaryk University Faculty of Arts
Campus Full-time 4 find your juris doctor September 2019 Czech Republic Brno

The aim of this doctoral degree study programme is to prepare scholars in the field of education. A graduate of the doctoral study programme in education is qualified to independently carry out highly specialized scholarly and research activities in educational fields.

PhD in education

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full-time Part-time September 2019 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The adaptation of Spanish university training in all its cycles to the EHEA requires the conversion of postgraduate and doctoral studies; the Faculty of Education of the ULL, in the spirit of responding to these changes, began to adapt its training offer, since the beginning of the process (2008), and currently has a Doctorate Program in force.

PhD in Research training in pedagogical resources and learning processes in kindergarten and school

University College of Southeast Norway
Campus Full-time Part-time August 2019 Norway Drammen Rauland Hønefoss Porsgrunn Bø i Telemark Kongsberg Horten + 6 more

USN offers a Ph.D. in Research training in pedagogical resources and learning processes in kindergarten and school. The program was accredited in autumn 2012.

PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience

International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA)
Campus Full-time 3 - 4 years October 2019 Italy Trieste

The Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience at SISSA aims at providing students with the fundamental knowledge and skills for conducting cutting-edge research in the field, covering topics as diverse as perception, language, memory, action, and social behavior.

PhD in Didactics of Chemistry

Charles University Faculty of Science
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The doctoral study provides integrated education, allowing its absolvents to perform conceptual and research activity in the chemical education field because of their high erudition. The absolvents of the doctoral study will be ready for independent scientific, pedagogical, and coordination work in this field. The absolvents, will be able to use their skills at didactic places of work at universities and colleges which prepare Chemistry teachers, in the research institutes of Czech Ministry of Education which concern themselves with the chemical education problematics, in workplaces of institutions and organizations focused on postgraduate teacher education, in national and international institutions and organizations focused on state-wide or international research in chemical or science education (Division of Chemical Education EuCheMS, European Science Education Research Association, International Organization of Science and Technology Education, International Council of Associations for Science Education etc.).

PhD in Physics Education and General Problems of Physics

Charles University Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The study program is focused on the problematic of didactics of physics and general problems of physics. It stems from scientific disciplines such as physics, didactics of physics, pedagogy, and psychology. The main goal is to provide students with a complex overview of the didactics of physics, teach them independent scientific practice in this field and allow for a deeper understanding of some parts of physics. This program naturally follows the master’s program Physics Education for Secondary Schools which, out of the whole Charles University, can be studied solely at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics. It is therefore natural that this faculty also has a doctorate program focused on didactics of physics and general problems of physics. This study program is unique by being the only one at our university to offer doctorate-level studies in the field of didactics of physics.

PhD in Czech and Czechoslovak History

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The aim of doctoral studies is to prepare qualified researchers in the field of Czech and Czechoslovak history, who will become the mainstay of further historical research. The studies develop special knowledge of doctoral students and provide them with a deeper understanding of the chosen specialization. Via lectures and seminars, doctoral students get acquainted with the latest knowledge of historical science as well as current trends in methodology. The focus of doctoral studies lies in presenting written dissertation thesis of original scholarly work based on the original source base. Ph.D. thesis should extend previous research findings, and doctoral students also demonstrated the ability to handle the topic with adequate methods and at the international level.

PhD in Art Education

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The program of Visual Art Education as an integral part of the educational field of Art and Culture has great interdisciplinary potential. Graduates represent specialists not only in the area of visual and fine arts but also in research teams of pedagogy, special pedagogy, developmental psychology, media, and cultural studies, comparative cultural and pedagogical studies, visual semiotics, cognitive science, aesthetics, visual theory, and others.

PhD in Education

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The doctoral studies are conceived as a preparatory program for scholars and researchers whose creative endeavors contribute to the development of theory and research in the field of education sciences. The program aims preferably to enhance their relevant expertise, to disseminate relevant research findings and trends in the field of education and to cultivate methodological competences of doctoral students. The general focus of the study program offers students the chance to get acquainted more deeply with the pedagogical disciplines. The focal point of the doctoral study is a doctoral dissertation/thesis, defined as an original scholarly work whose findings enrich the respective field of study within the broader context of developing the discipline. Consultations Due to the nature and content of the study, the applicant may consult the theme, the structure of the project and possibilities for its processing with potential supervisors of doctoral studies.

PhD in Special Education

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The graduate of the doctoral study program Special education is equipped with theoretical knowledge and research skills in the area of special education. The graduate is prepared to work in the area of scientific research and participate in the education of university students.

PhD in Educational Psychology

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The Ph.D. studies in Educational Psychology are training the student in scientific research work in educational psychology, i.e. in psychology applied to educational topics. The studies are not to compensate for the pre-gradual (Master Degree) instruction in Psychology if requested by Chambers or Associations of Psychologists as the condition for the psychology practice or for further studies (especially in medicine). They add researchers’ competence in the field of education by means of psychology and by grasping the context of other sciences of education.

PhD in Musical Theory and Education

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus Online & Campus Combined Full-time 4 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague + 1 more

The specialization of Music Theory and Education is based on the selection and synthesis of the musicological and musical educational disciplines, allowing a balanced preparation of highly qualified experts in terms of research and teaching. In accordance with a broad spectrum of musical pedagogy, the specialization follows the scope of the study corresponding to the target: preparation of specialists in the area of research of general music education, vocational training and other activities requiring such a specialization.