These programmes are designed to prepare professionals and other prospective education students aspiring to become knowledgeable, skilled and competent teachers in the various fields at the level of Secondary Education. The programme content comprises of core professional course units as well as two electives according to the intended area of specialisation (Arts or Sciences).   The structure of the two programmes is as shown below.

Core Course Units 

Year 1 Semester I

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUGAS31101 History of Education and Contemporary Issues 45 00 45 03

NUGAS31102 HIV/AIDS and Development 30 00 30 02

NUGAS31103 Communication Skills 30 00 30 02

NUGAS31104 Computer Literacy 15 30 30 02

Semester II

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUGAS31201 Curriculum Studies 30 00 30 02

NUGAS31202 Computer Applications 15 60 45 03

Year 2 Semester I

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUGAS32101 Philosophy and Practice of Education 45 00 45 03

NUGAS32102 Human Growth and Development 45 00 45 03

 

Semester II

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUGAS32201 Research Methodology 45 00 45 03

NUGAS32202 Teacher hood and Interactive Pedagogy 45 00 45 03

*NUGAS32203 School Practice 00 250 125 08

Year 3 Semester I

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUGAS33101 Educational Assessment, Evaluation and Measurement 45 00 45 03

NUGAS33102 Governance, Policies and Financing 45 00 45 03

Semester II

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUGAS33201 Cutting Edge Issues 45 00 45 03

NUGAS33202 Guidance and Counselling 45 00 45 03

*NUGAS33203 School Practice 00 250 125 08

Note:

*NUGAS32203 and *NUGAS33203 are done during the break of Second Year and Third Year Second Semester respectively.

 

ELECTIVES

English Language and Literature

Year 1 Semester I

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUEAO31106 Literary Appreciation 45 00 45 03

NUEAO31107 Language and Literature 45 00 45 03

NUEAO31108 Language Development 45 00 45 03

NUEAO31109 English Language Teaching Approaches 45 00 45 03

 

Semester II

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUEAO31205 Oral Literature 45 00 45 03

NUEAO31206 Spoken English and Phonetics 45 00 45 03

NUEAO31207 American Literature 45 00 45 03

 

Year 2 Semester I

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUEAO32103 Drama 30 00 30 02

NUEAO32104 Children’s Literature 30 00 30 02

NUEAO32105 Shakespeare 30 00 30 02

NUEAO32106 English in Use 30 00 30 02

Semester II

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUEAO32203 Special Author 30 00 30 02

NUEAO32204 The Novel 30 00 30 02

NUEAO32205 The Short Story 30 00 30 02

NUEAO32206 Themes in African Literature 30 30 45 03

Year 3 Semester I

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUEAO33113 Teaching Materials Design 

and Production 30 00 30 02

NUEAO33104 Poetry 30 30 45 03

NUEAO33105 English Language Curriculum Studies 30 30 45 03

NUEAO33106 Themes in European Literature 30 30 45 03

Semester II

Code Course Name LH PH CH CU

NUEAO33203 Writing Skills Development 30 30 45 03

NUEAO33204 Greek Drama 30 30 45 03

NUEAO33205 Contemporary Literature 30 30 45 03

NUEAO33206 Language Teaching: Research Project 00 120 60 04