The doctoral programme in Educational Work is offered by the Department of Educational Studies.
The Department of Educational Studies offers a doctoral programme in Educational Work. Educational Work is an interdisciplinary research field concerned with issues related to the school system and other forms of education. The subject includes topics related to general as well as subject-specific education. Some of the central research areas are the work done by pupils and their teachers, the socialisation of children and teens, as well as practice-based aspects of education.
The doctoral programme in Educational Work is offered jointly with the various centres for subject-specific education at Karlstad University, and includes cooperation with national and international research schools / doctoral programmes in Education.