PhD by Public Works

Middlesex University
In London (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Postgraduate
  • London (England)
  • When:
    October
Description

This degree is specifically for professionals and experts in their field who already have published work.



If you have work(s) on a single or predominant theme or topic already in the public domain (journal articles, books, reports, software, artistic works), these works form the core of your submission.



You'll write a context statement of 10,000 – 30,000 words under supervision to complete the submission. These degrees are equivalent in level to the PhD by thesis.



Are there any taught elements?



You may need research methods or other training to write your context statement.



Full time or part time?



Both, but usually part time.

Important information
What are the course objectives?

Requirements: You'll need to submit public works based on a single or predominant theme – with unity, continuity, and convergent treatment among the works.

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
October
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, England
See map

What you'll learn on the course

IT
Works
Public
Part Time
Translations
Videos
Computer Programs
scholarly works
edited texts
photographic
musical
diagramatic

Course programme

There will need to be a permanent record of the work. Your work needs to embody a research process and be in the public domain.

Examples include:

preparation of computer programs
scholarly works
edited texts
specialist reports prepared for government departments and other public bodies
translations
collections of artefacts
videos
photographic records
musical scores
diagramatic representations.
Your submission must be 'original' and 'significant'. 'Originality' is understood broadly and includes offering something not offered previously, seeing something in a new way, applying a known technique, method or model in a new way or in a new context, putting forward new arguments, or a new interpretation of an idea.