M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction

FIRST SEMESTER

CORE COURSES

Course            Code Title                                                      Credit Units

EDU 701         Research Methods                                                      3

EDU 703         Seminar                                                                       3

ECT 705          Prin. and Problems of

Curriculum Evaluation                                                3

ECI 751          Curriculum Theory & Practice                                    3

ECI 753          The Teacher Education Curriculum                            3

Electives

Depending on the candidates’ area of specialization in the first degree, he or she shall take any of the following courses as elective:

 

ECT 721 Dev. In Mathematics Curriculum and Instruction

In the Secondary Schools and Teacher Training Colleges in Nigeria 3

Or

ECI 723          Diagnostic and Remedial Teaching of

Mathematics                                                                3

ECI 731          The Role of Language in Education                           3

Or

ECI 733          Principles and Practice of Mother

Tongue Education                                                       3

ECI 741          Assessment in Science                                                3

Or

ECI 743          Laboratory Techniques and Improvisation                 3

ECI 711          Curr. & Instruction in Soc. Studies                            3

Or

ECI 713          The Structure & Organization of

Instruction in Social Studies                                       3

SECOND SEMESTER

Course Code Course Title                                                   Credit Units

EDU 702         Statistical Analysis and

Data Processing                                                          3

EDU 704         Dissertation                                                                 6

ECI 752          Principles of Learning and

Instruction                                                                   3

ECI 754          Innovation and Change in

Curriculum                                                                  3

Electives

Any of the following courses based on the candidates area of bias:

ECI 722          Modernization in Mathematics Education 3

Or

ECI 724          Learning and Teaching Strategies in

Pre-Primary and Primary school

Mathematics                                                                3

ECI 732          Evaluating Attainment in Language Skills                 3

Or

ECI 734          Advances in the Teaching of Literature

and Literacy Studies                                                   3

ECI 742          History and Philosophy of Science and

Science Education.                                                     3

Or

ECI 744          Trends in Science Curriculum

Development 3

ECI 712          Philosophy and Scope of Social Studies                   3

Or

ECI 714          Foundations of Social Studies                                    3

Total:                                                                                                   18

Grand Total:                                                                                                 36 credits