Doctoral Education in Educational Research within the Artistic Field
The Faculty initiated doctoral studies in Music Education with a first recruitments of PhD researchers in year 2001. Music Education studies all forms of music teaching, including the frameworks, conditions, traditions and terms governing the situations in which music constitutes the contents of the various processes of teaching and learning. There is a close collaboration with the doctoral studies in Music Education at Malmö School of Music, Lund University, which includes joint courses and seminars.
The doctoral education in Research on Arts Education is directed towards both didactical as well as political, structural and institutional issues, mainly within the Swedish preschools, primary and secondary schools as well as in upper secondary school (gymnasium). The research topic focuses on the relationship between practice in media-specific subject areas such as visual arts, music, sloyd, dance, drama, theatre, but also media-neutral aesthetic activities within the different school forms. The subject was established in 2005, in connection of the start of the Research School CUL (Centre for Educational Sciences and Teacher Research) at the University of Gothenburg.
ERA - Educational Research in the Arts, is the Faculty of Fine, Applied and Performing Arts' research platform with the aim of gathering and developing pedagogical education and research in the aesthetic school subjects and the arts, supporting teacher education and collaborating with the surrounding society.
Subjects within Ecucational Research:
Research on Arts Education (HDK-Valand and Academy of Music and Drama)
Music Education (Academy of Music and Drama)
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