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2014 Research Excellence Framework


We're home to a diverse and welcoming academic community with students from all over the world. Our forward-thinking teaching and influential research is respected globally.

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Our part time distance learning courses offer students both the flexibility of studying from anywhere and at any time with the added opportunity to meet fellow students and share experiences at the weekend study schools.

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We believe in rewarding international applicants who show exceptional academic achievement and potential. We have over £4.5 million available for international scholarships.

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Valuing the Visual in Literacy Research International Conference 4th – 5th July 2017

This conference seeks to explore the many intersections between written and spoken language and the visual - in everyday life, representational practices and literacy.

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Our research has a direct impact on educational theory, policy and practice. We're supporting the development of children, families and learning communities through dedicated research centres.

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Research at The School of Education
Research at The School of Education
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Heavenly Acts: Devotional Performances
Heavenly Acts: Devotional Performances
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Perceptions and experiences of children and young people with a parent with dementia
Perceptions and experiences of children and young people with a parent with dementia
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'A Leap of Faith': how can research shape the practical ways communities build their futures
'A Leap of Faith': how can research shape the practical ways communities build their futures
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