EDFD 825

EDFD 825: Philosophical Research
3.0 SH


This course provides students with an advanced understanding of the topics, aims and methods of philosophical research, as delineated by the American Philosophical Association and the Council for Learned Societies in Education, and their application to questions regarding the structure and functions of philosophy in education. Students will develop a research proposal that includes a review of relevant philosophical research and a research design that incorporates one or more philosophical methods. The course aims to develop students' skills as critical consumers of philosophical research, and to prepare them to employ methods of philosophical research in their dissertations. 3 hours lecture.

Prerequisites: Matriculation in Ed.D.in Pedagogy.