Doctor of Education (EdD)

DOKTOR PENDIDIKAN / DOCTOR OF EDUCATION KPM/JPT (R2/142/8/0020)7/2022

Overview
The Doctor of Education (Ed. D) is a professional qualification. It has three distinct orientations – research, teaching and professional work. This professional doctoral programme is closely related to the development of practice within the profession. Apart from obtaining vast
knowledge in educational areas, this programme provides graduate students in-depth knowledge in specific areas through quality courses, exposure to educational issues and intellectual discourses such as symposiums, seminars, conferences, internship and researches. The Ed. D typically seeks to constantly bring evidence-based research tools to bear on practical issues within teaching and learning and within the management of the educational system.

Outcomes
At the end of the programme, graduates are able to demonstrate an exceptional mastery of knowledge and professional skills through continuous research and effective management and administrative skills. Graduates will also display the confidence needed to face the toughest leadership challenges and excel in the strategic repositioning of resources and human capital.

About the Programme
This professional doctoral is offered by modules. Each module has three credit hours. To qualify for the doctoral award, a student is required to pass with at least a B grade (3.00) in each of the modules offered and with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) 3.00. The total credit hours to qualify for the Ed. D are 91.

The Faculty of Education and Social Sciences, Universiti Selangor offers a doctoral programme, the Doctor of Education (Ed.D). The degree is an avenue designed for graduates to proceed to a higher qualification to fulfil their ambition as administrators, or managers.

The Doctor of Education (Ed.D) is a professional qualification. Apart from obtaining vast knowledge in common areas, this programme provides graduate students in-depth knowledge in specific areas through quality courses, exposure to educational issues and intellectual discourses such as symposiums, seminars, conferences and internship.

 

The objectives of the programme are to:

  • be knowledgeable in different areas of study so that they can keep abreast with current issues in the fields
  • be orientated with vast experience in performing tasks such as applying appropriate presentation and referencing skills
  • be equipped with communication and management skills so as to be competitive at national and international levels
  • possess professional attributes, ethics and quality leadership
  • are immersed in the diversity of races, cultures and beliefs as well as support life-long learning

 

At the end of this programme students should be able to:

  • demonstrate an exceptional mastery of knowledge and professional skills through continuous research and effective management and administration skills
  • display the confidence needed to face the toughest leadership challenges.
  • demonstrate innovative and productive management skills in handling responsibilities, problems and tasks
  • excel in the strategic repositioning of resources and human capital
  • perform tasks as an individual, a team member and a member of educational institutions in the plural society effectively
  • apply professional and ethical values in daily undertaking of tasks and responsibilities
  • practice life-long learning in order to face global challenges through research and best practices

Minimum Entry Requirement

A Master’s degree in education or in any field from any university recognized by the Malaysian government.

Applicant must demonstrate a high degree of interests and skills in research.

 

English Language Requirement

International students are required to achieve a minimum score of IELTS 5.0 OR its equivalent.

Course Structure

Doctor of Education

 

Tuition Fees

Local
Local – RM260 x 91 = RM23, 660

International
International – RM450 x 91 = RM40, 950

Duration of Studies

Full Time: 3 years

Part Time: 4 years

Classes are during the week-end and school holidays as most students are expected from the working population.

Career Prospects

Graduates become executives, entrepreneurs, consultants in educational fields and also industries. Candidates will be able to obtain employment in capacity as a Research and Development, Quality Control, Clinical Research, and Government Educational Evaluation and
Measurement Blueprint. Graduates also become teachers, educators, administrators, experts preschoolers, coaches, resource development coordinators, education coordinators, teachers head coaches, school program coordinators, and tutors.

Graduates with the degree Doctor of Education (Ed.D) can find employment in government and private sectors. Many graduates work as administrators or executives or entrepreneurs in educational fields and also industries. Some candidates become consultants, researchers and planners in higher education. The candidates will be able to obtain employment in the following capacity:

• Research & Development
• Quality Control
• Clinical Research
• Government Educational Evaluation and Measurement Blueprint

 

Name: Dr. ABU BAKAR MOHD SHEIKH
Senior Lecturer & Program Coordinator
Doctor of Education degree,
Faculty of Education and Social Sciences,
University of Selangor, Malaysia

Contact No: (M) 017-2023798

Email: abu_sheik@unisel.edu.my

Website: https://sites.google.com/a/unisel.edu.my/drabubakarchool-com/home

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Course IDCourse NameInstructorRoom NumberTime
EPE7113History of Higher EducationPM Dr. Hamdan bin Dato. Mohd SallehODL
EPE7123Leadership in Higher EducationPM Datin Dr Asmah binti Ahmad ODL
EPE7133Legal Aspects of Higher EducationDr. Hj. Abu Bakar Mohd SheikhODL
EPE7143Research MethodologyDr Astri YuliaODL
EPE7153Management in Higher EducationPM Datin Dr Asmah binti Ahmad ODL
EPE7163Methodology of Educational EnquiryPM Dr. Jamilah MustafaODL
EPE7173Statistical Methods Applied to EducationDr Astri YuliaODL
EPE7183Evaluation: Models and Techniques
EPE7193Quality Assurance in Higher Education
EPE7213Organizational Behaviour in Education
EPE7223Instructional Systems TechnologyDr. Syaril Izwan bin JabarODL
EPE7233Individual and Group CounsellingPM Dr. Gunasegaran a/l Karuppannan ODL
EPE7243Education in Multicultural SocietyPM Dr. Jamilah MustafaODL
EPE7253Human Resource Management
EPE7263Andragogical Approach in Higher EducationDr. Hjh Khatipah Abdul GhaniODL

Course IDCourse NameInstructorRoom NumberTime
EPE7020Internship
EPE7025DissertationPM Dr. Jamilah MustafaODL
EPE7120Residency SeminarDr. Hjh Khatipah Abdul GhaniODL

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EDE7313 Comparative Education Management
EDE7323 Instructional Approach in Multiculturizing Education
EDE7333 Towards Global Curriculum DevelopmentProf Madya Dr. Tengku Shahrom bin Tengku ShahdanODL
EDE7343 Special EducationPM Dr. Gunasegaran a/l Karuppannan ODL
EDE7353 Management of Co-CurriculumDr. Tirza Zubaidah ZachariaODL
EDE7363 Case Study Related to Schooling
EDE7413 Staff Development Programmes
EDE7423 Quality Management in Education
EDE7443 Financing in Higher Education
EDE7453 Governance of Community College
EDE7463 Sociology of EducationProf. Dr. Mohd Zaidi bin HajaziODL
EDE7473 Entrepreneurship in Education Dr. Md Rosli bin Hj IsmailODL