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.


Research briefing on teaching intensity

Posted on: 14 June 2018 | Category: 2018 posts

CHES research intensity

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

CHES - 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.