The Faculty offers opportunities for research and postgraduate studies in the following areas of research strengths:
Research students can be confident that they will receive first class support and career-building research training. If you're looking for information about our supervisors and research interest areas, head to our Researcher and Supervisor Database.
Our Faculty boasts one of the University's research institutes and many research centres. These centres provide the focus for research activity and a wide range of collaborations with other Australian and International research providers and research users.
The Faculty of Education and Arts is home to the following Research Centres:
With recent light being shed on teaching strategies throughout the nation, CREC presents a position statement on Direct Instruction.
The Centre for Research in Early Childhood, hosted a seminar event for Early Childhood teachers and professionals in response to the National Early Childhood reform agenda.
Professor Caroline Barratt-Pugh provides comment in The West Australian regarding one of the draft recommendations from the Productivity Commission’s inquiry into childcare.
We are committed to providing a high level of service to staff and students undertaking research activities through the functions of the Faculty Research and Higher Degrees Support Team.
Our research is centered around our areas of research strength; education and social community; areas of opportunity; and communications and the arts. Our researchers are involved in various local, national and international projects, which gives our students access to an array of knowledge and learning experiences.
Our current research projects include;