The Centre for Higher Education Studies blog

This blog will offer a forum for staff, graduates and students from the University's fully-online Doctor of Education (EdD) programme, based here in the Centre for Higher Education Studies. With around 30 graduates since the programme was launched seven years ago, the blog will highlight the programme's contribution to higher education across the world.

'Publishing from your thesis'

Posted on: 2 February 2021 | Category: 2021 posts

a pen on top of a blank notebook

I recently completed my EdD (December 2020) on the University of Liverpool’s online programme, and the following blog post describes the lessons learned during the process of publishing since completion.

Session on strategies to engage students in online learning

Posted on: 16 October 2018 | Category: 2018 posts

CHES - Online Learning

We recently offered a development session for colleagues on how to engage students more effectively in online learning. The session was entitled, “Strategies to engage students in online learning: the role of reflexivity”. It explored the question of what difference it would make if online students were to find new ways to engage in their studies.

Research briefing on teaching intensity

Posted on: 14 June 2018 | Category: 2018 posts

Students working together

What does it mean for a programme of study to be taught intensively? What is it like for students to receive a high level of support for their learning?

Beyond employablity – learning to influence entire organisations

Posted on: 17 April 2018 | Category: 2018 posts

Arrow with the word 'organisation'

What industry and the working world needs is future-ready graduates, rather than just work-ready graduates. This, at least, was the view expressed by David Docherty from the National Centre for Universities and Business at a recent international conference on professional doctorates.

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    'Publishing from your thesis'

    a pen on top of a blank notebook

    Posted on: 2 February 2021 | Category: 2021 posts

    I recently completed my EdD (December 2020) on the University of Liverpool’s online programme, and the following blog post describes the lessons learned during the process of publishing since completion.