COURSE OUTLINE

YEAR 1 FIRST SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE TILTE CREDIT(S) STATUS
EDUC 112 Education Psychology I (child studies) 2 Compulsory
EDUC 113 Principles and Methods of Teaching 2 Compulsory
PED 111 Foundation of Education 2 Compulsory
PED 112 English Language Studies in Primary Education I 2 Compulsory
PED 113 Mathematics in Primary Education I 2 Compulsory
PED 114 Basic Science and Technology I 2 Compulsory
PED 115* Home Economics in Primary Education I 1 Elective
PED 116* Agricultural Education in Primary Education 1 Elective
PED 117 Social Studies in Primary Education I 2 Compulsory
PED 118 Nigerian Languages in Primary Education I either:

(i) Hausa; or

(ii) Igbo; or

(iii) Yoruba; or

(iv) Other Nigerian Languages (Urhobo)

2 Compulsory
PED 119 Physical and Health Education in Primary Education I 2 Compulsory
GSE 111 General English I 1 Compulsory
GSE 112 Introduction to Library Studies 1 Compulsory
GSE 113 Basic General Mathematics I 1 Compulsory
Total 22
  • One Elective must be selected in year I Semester I
YEAR 1 SECOND SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE TILTE CREDIT(S) STATUS
EDUC 121 Sociology of Education 2 Compulsory
EDUC 122 Introduction to Teacher Education 2 Compulsory
EDUC 124 Theory and Practice of Child Friendly School 2 Compulsory
PED 121 English Language Studies in Primary Education II 2 Compulsory
PED 122 Mathematics in Primary Education II 2 Compulsory
PED 123 Social Studies in Primary Education II 2 Compulsory
PED 124* Home Economics in Primary Education II 1 Elective
PED 124* Agricultural Studies in Primary Education II 1 Elective
PED 125 Cultural and Creative Arts Curriculum and Methods for Primary School 2 Compulsory
PED 126** Arabic Language in Primary Education I 2 Elective
PED 127** French in Primary Education I 2 Elective
PED 128 School Observation I 2 Compulsory
PED 129A Christian Religion Studies and Moral Education in Primary Education I 1 Elective
PED 129B Islamic Religion Studies and Moral Education in Primary Education 1 Elective
GSE 121 General English II 1 Compulsory
GSE 123 Introduction to Computer Studies 1 Compulsory
GSE 124 FLEHI-Family Life and Emerging Health Issues 1 Compulsory
Total 23
  • One Elective must be selected in year I Semester 2
YEAR 2 FIRST SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE TILTE CREDIT(S) STATUS
EDU 211 Practicum in Class Management and Organization 1 Compulsory
EDU 212 Educational Technology: Theory and Practice 2 Compulsory
EDU 213 Micro-Teaching: Theory 1 Compulsory
PED 211 Basic Science and Technology II 2 Compulsory
PED 212 Educational Technology: Communication, Production and Improvisation 2 Compulsory
PED 213A
PED 213B
Moral Education:
(i) Christian Religious Studies and Moral Education, or

(ii) Islamic Religious Studies and Moral Education

1 Optional
PED 214 Nigerian Languages in Primary Education II either:
(v) Hausa; or
(vi) Igbo; or
(vii) Yoruba; or
(viii) Other Nigerian Languages (Urhobo)
2 Compulsory
PEDE 215 Physical and Health Education in Primary Education 2 Compulsory
PED 216 Social Studies in Primary Education III 2 Compulsory
PED 217 English Language in Primary Education III 2 Compulsory
PED 218 French in Primary Education II 1 Elective
PED 219 Arabic Language in Primary Education II 1 Elective
GSE 211 General English III 1 Compulsory
GSE 212 Basic General Mathematics II 1 Compulsory
GSE 213 Introduction to Computer studies II 1 Compulsory
Total 23
  • One Elective must be selected in year II Semester 1
YEAR 2 SECOND SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE TILTE CREDIT(S) STATUS
EDUC 221 Curriculum Studies I 1 Compulsory
EDUC 222 Measurement and Evaluation 1 Compulsory
EDUC 223 Micro-Teaching Practice 1 Compulsory
PED 221 Research Method in Primary Education 1 Compulsory
PED 222 Mathematics in Primary School 2 Compulsory
PED 223 English in Primary School 2 Compulsory
PED 224 Social Studies in Primary School 2 Compulsory
PED 225 Basic Science/Technology in Primary Education 1 Compulsory
PED 226 Nigerian Language L1 and L2 in Primary Education 2 Compulsory
PED 227A
PED 227B
EITHER CRS and Moral Education
OR
ISS and Moral Education
2 Compulsory
PED 228 EITHER Primary Home Economics Curriculum and Methods; or
Primary Agricultural Education Method
2 Compulsory
GSE 221 General English IV 2 Compulsory
GSE 222 Basic General Mathematics III 1 Compulsory
GSE 223 Citizenship Education 1 Compulsory
GSE 224 Entrepreneurship 1 Compulsory
Total 22

 

YEAR 3 FIRST SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE TILTE CREDIT(S) STATUS
EDUC 311 Teaching Practice 6 Compulsory
Total 6

 

YEAR 3 SECOND SEMESTER
COURSE CODE COURSE TILTE CREDIT(S) STATUS
EDUC 321 Curriculum Studies II 1 Compulsory
EDUC 323 Research Project 2 Compulsory
EDUC 324 Introduction to Theory and Practice of Guidance and Counseling 1 Compulsory
PED 321 Primary School Planning, Administration and Supervision 2 Compulsory
PED 322 Computer Appreciation and Application 1 Compulsory
PED 323 English Language Studies IV 2 Compulsory
PED 324 Mathematics in Primary Education III 2 Compulsory
PED 325 Basic Science and Technology in Primary Education III 2 Compulsory
PED 326 Cultural and Creative Arts in Primary Education II 2 Compulsory
PED 327 Coaching and Management of Sports in Primary Education 2 Compulsory
PED 328A
PED 328B
Basic French in Primary Education or
Basic Arabic in Primary Education
1 Elective
PED 329 Nigerian Languages in Primary Education III either:
(ix) Hausa; or
(x) Igbo; or
(xi) Yoruba; or
(xii) Other Nigerian Languages (Urhobo)
2 Compulsory
GSE 321 General English V 1 Compulsory
GSE 323 Science and Technology in Society 1 Compulsory
Total 22
  • One Elective must be selected in year III Semester 2

SUMMARY OF CREDIT LOAD

YEAR FIRST SEMESTER SECOND SEMESTER TOTAL
Year 1 21 23 44
Year 2 23 23 46
Year 3 Teaching Practice (6) 22 28
Total 50 68 118

NOTE: Tutors Handling Method Courses Must Utilize NERDC National Curriculum for Basic 1-6 guide to instruction.