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About the School of Education

The mission of Ulster’s School of Education is to empower its students, staff and associates to achieve excellence in the pedagogy and practice of education and in related areas of social science and research.

The School of Education seeks to maintain the highest standards of academic rigour in all its work, and to make a positive contribution to the development of the individual, society and the economy, both locally and globally, facing the challenges of change.

The School promotes and facilitates:

  1. high quality, research-informed teaching (including undergraduate, postgraduate and community and life-long learning teaching programmes);
  2. high quality educational and social science research and scholarship of national and international relevance and significance;
  3. high quality professional development and practice–based scholarship which supports and enhances educational policy and practice, both locally and internationally.