National College of Art and Design: Education
|Institution||National College of Art and Design|
|Department||Art and Design|
|Telephone||00 353 1 636 4203|
While the PhD through Education is normally by written thesis, the School considers applications which employ alternative media. Contacting the College in advance of submitting a proposal allows discussion of research themes with staff. Current Education PhD research interests include:
- Visual Art Education in the Primary School Curriculum
- Assessment in Art at Leaving Certificate level
- Art and Design in National Curriculum Policy
- Evental education and art practice
- Culture, Collectivity and Globalisation: performing community in the arts.
PhD study normally requires a minimum of three years full-time study (but may require longer, given the high level of achievement required). The PhD thesis is typically 80,000 to 100,000 words in length.
The PhD programme at NCAD is a structured programme involving significant interdisciplinary and discipline specific input in the early stages of the research project, and active engagement with a community of researchers within and beyond NCAD.
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
|Level||NFQ Level 10|
Applicants for a PhD through Education are encouraged to identify members of college staff they would wish to work with as supervisor(s) to offer guidance in developing their research proposal.
The PhD thesis is typically 80,000 to 100,000 words in length.
The NCAD’s training, supervision and support processes for PhD candidates include:
Regular, dynamic student-led interdisciplinary PhD research seminars;
|Location||National College of Art and Design|
100-108 Thomas Street
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