GENERAL INFORMATION

The Bachelor of Science (Education) Programme

The faculty will offer a three-year degree program leading to the Bachelor of Science with Education [B.Sc. (Ed.)] degree. The programme is designed to produce sufficient and quality graduate teachers to cope with the demand of Secondary Education Development Programme (SEDP)

Programme objectives

The overall objective of the programme is that over the three years, students should develop sufficient mastery of subject matter and competence in two teaching subjects as well as in pedagogy. The yearly objectives are:

  • By the end of the first year, the students are expected to have acquired basic skills of pedagogy and intermediate level knowledge in their respective teaching subjects to enable them participate effectively in the first Teaching Practice;
  • By the end of the second year, students should have acquired sufficient classroom teaching skills and basic theories in education as well as more advanced knowledge and exposure in their respective teaching subjects;
  • By the end of the third year, it is expected that the product will be an effective A-Level Secondary School science/mathematics teacher who can teach with confidence.

Students in this programme will take a combination of any two teaching subjects in addition to education courses. They will select the courses from the following departments:

  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Informatics (Computer Science)
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Life Sciences (Biology)
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Physics