Education Dissertation Topics & Examples

Some Education Dissertation Topics can be seen below:

Theoretical Framework

A 5 page paper that begins with a specific dissertation’s research question and problem statement. The essay discusses the theoretical framework for a research study and applies it to this particular dissertation. The essay also includes a syllogism and comments on a dissertation rubric. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Nursing Patient Education

A 4 page paper that discusses different aspects of health education: patient education, basic nursing education, community education, and staff education. The COPA model is explained. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Health Education Professional Organizations

This 3 page research paper reports on the websites of 4 health education professional organizations: the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE), American Public Health Association-Public Health Education and Health Promotion Section (APHA-PHEHPS), American Association for Health Education (AAHE) and the American School Health Association (ASHA). Benefits of each organization are described. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Marketing Education

This 10 page paper is written in 2 parts. The first part looks at the issue of sustainability and the way education may help to increase the level of sustainability in the business environment, particular attention is paid to marketing education. The second part of the paper looks at the way marketing is taught and suggests some new strategies to improve marketing education. The bibliography cites 9 sources.

Adult Cognitive Learning Theories

A 5 page paper. There are numerous theories about how adults learn and how adult education should be presented. One issue of consensus is that adult education must focus on the adults' experiences. This essay discusses some of the theory about adult education. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Bilingual Education And ESL - Article Reviews

A 5 page paper. Four articles are reviewed providing the author's main points and a brief summary of the article. Two articles focus on bilingual education – one provides an argument opposing bilingual education, the other supports bilingual education. The other two articles reviewed address teaching English as a second language. Each offers ideas for the teacher to use. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Methods of Improving Learning Environment

This 6 page paper addresses issues in education pertinent to classroom environment, motivation and special education. The premise of the paper is that learning environments can be changed and recreated to accommodate individual variations. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

ACEN and CCNE Accreditations

This 4 page paper provides an overview of nursing program accreditation systems, specifically the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). This paper relates the philosophical basis for both of these programs, and also considers the importance of multiple accreditation agencies. There are four sources.

Education Trends of American Women

A 3 page research paper that discusses current trends in woman's education in the US. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Annotated Bibliography - Dual Language Education

This 5 page paper is an annotated bibliography of 10 sources dealing with dual language education.

Forecasting at Sheaffer

A Dissertation Proposal This 5 page paper is a proposal for a dissertation where there is an hypothesis that Sheaffer would have had lower costs and better customer services had the forecasting methods been better with higher quality input information. The writer outlines how this may be investigated, with the aims and methods outlined and a brief literature review conducted. The bibliography cites 6 sources.

Dissertation Conclusion

An 8 page conclusion to a student-provided dissertation examining social and financial conditions in the Baltic region of Europe as the countries of the region stand poised for market-based growth and accession to the European Union. The dissertation focuses on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and how it operates; the conclusion cautions against viewing the IMF as a financial savior. No sources listed.

Dissertation Introduction

A 3 page introduction to a student-provided dissertation examining social and financial conditions in the Baltic region of Europe as the countries of the region stand poised for market-based growth and accession to the European Union. The dissertation focuses on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and how it operates; the conclusion cautions against viewing the IMF as a financial savior. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Reward Management; A Dissertation Proposal

This 22 page paper is a proposal for a dissertation looking at reward management and how this should be undertaken. Included in the proposal are a literary search on motivation theory and the role of profit related pay as well as an outline for further research to complete a dissertation and a discussion on how it will be analysed. The bibliography cites 24 sources.


This 3-page paper is an essay discussing whether education of unprotected sex in the school is enough for teenagers.

Comprehensive v. Abstinence Sex Education

This 4 page research paper argues in favor of comprehensive sex education over abstinence sex education and offers considerable research to back up this position. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

Adult Education

This 13 page paper provides an overview of the history and background of adult education, including a view of the current process involved in adult education curriculum. This paper considers the implications and current technologies. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

The Potential of Steiner Education for Application with Indigenous Students in Australian Schools

This 5 page looks at the way Steiner Education may be used to benefit indigenous Australian students. The problems faced by aboriginal and Torres Islander students are discussed. The model of Steiner education, also known as the Waldorf model is then discussed and applied to this population. The bibliography cites 14 sources.

The Role of Education Within Social Movements

This 3 page paper considers the connection between adult education and social movements. Using the Cuban Literacy Movement and the Highland Folk School as examples, the author emphasizes that education can take many forms. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Food Born Illness and Health Communication Campaigns

This 3 page paper broaches the concern of food born illnesses and how education is critical. The author suggests families with young children are at particular risk and could benefit the most from education campaigns. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

The Supreme Court and Higher Education

This is a 6 page paper that provides an overview of Supreme Court cases dealing with higher education. Engel v. Vitale is highlighted, as well as Board of Education v. Earls. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

Teaching Methods For Health Care Professionals

A 10 page paper. This essay discusses several teaching theories. These include behaviorist, cognitivist, and constructivist. Bloom’s taxonomy is explained along with the major thoughts of Piaget and Vygotsky. The benefits of simulation and problem solving in nursing education are discussed. Trends in nursing education are also identified. Bibliography lists 14 sources.

Planning an Obesity Education Program for 16 - 18 Year Olds

This 11 page paper looks at the problem of obesity, paying particular attention to the age group of 16 0 18 years. The aim of the paper is to develop an effective educational program aimed at reducing obesity in 16 – 18 year. Included in the paper is a discussion on the problem and current gaps in support and healthcare education dealing with obesity before looking at the use of an appropriate healthcare change model and the proposed inclusion in any education program. The bibliography cites 20 sources.

Earthquake, The Impact of Nursing

This 12 page paper focuses on the impact of nursing care and nursing preparedness in regards to the occurrence of earthquakes. This review of relevant literature describes situational assessment, preparedness education that should be provided to the public and preparedness education in regards to nursing. This underscores the continuing deficits that exist in this regard. This report reveals the complexity of this topic and emphasizes the need for effective reform of nursing curricula to address this issue. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

Foster Youth And Education

A 6 page paper. The major theme is Foster Youth and Education. Three articles are reported under this topic. Three subthemes are reported each with an article: the vulnerabilities of foster youth, preparation for emancipation, and special education. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

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Chapter One:  Hypothesis

The hypothesis section of any thesis or dissertation generally sets up the "problem" to ...
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Chapter Two:  Literature Review

Chapter 2, known as the Literature Review, is where most of a dissertation's sources ...
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Chapter Three:  Methodology

The layout of a dissertation's methodology section varies greatly depending upon the type of ...
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Chapter Four:  Discussion

In Chapter 4, the "Discussion" section, students must perform a critical analysis of their study's ...
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Chapter Five:  Conclusions

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Correct use of the APA style for the in-text citing of sources is often crucial to ...
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