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Taming the Ink-Squirting Monster

February 21, 2014

Major change in doctoral pedagogy gathers force now to push down the giant squid of the doctoral research project. Learned associations in the humanities convene with a message that Four Years is Enough for a Ph. D. in the humanities. But what about the equation of time to quality…will Ph. D.s and Ed. D.s suffer?

What tames the ink-squirting monster in Canada now?

A new kind of Ed D informed by the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) which aims to graduate and grant an Ed. D within three-years. The Western University Faculty of Education mostly distance education program works with learners working full-time around professional practice issues of educational leadership. The course –based program of continuous enrolment ends in a capstone dissertation project and an oral exam. Supports for students completing the dissertation project are designed to expedite completion of the dissertation within the three year time allotment.

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