Bachelor Degree in Education with Computer Science (BECS)

  • FeeTZS 1,500,000
  • LevelBachelor Degree
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Starting DateOctober, 2022

Description

This is a new course which allows you to combine the study of education with computer science.

This is a three year concurrent programme and at the end of this three year course graduates will be eligible to teach education and computer science.

The curriculum consists of several education courses and a variety of computing courses in programming, web development, app development, computer hardware, networking, databases, ethics and methods of teaching computer science.

What you'll study
Semester I

  • Business Communication
  • Business Computer Applications
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Database Systems
  • Blended Learning
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Foundation of Education
  • Psychology of Education
Semester II

  • Computer Networking
  • Development Studies
  • Computer Graphics Design
  • Principles of Programming
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Early Childhood Education (ECE)
  • Teaching Methods in Computer science
  • Educational Media & technology
  • Teaching Practice 1
Semester I

  • Sociology of Education
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Operating Systems
  • Research Methodology
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Web Design
  • Measurements & Evaluation in Education
  • Curriculum Development & Evaluation
Semester II

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Security
  • Internet Programming & Applications
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Special and Inclusive Education
  • Educational Guidance and Counseling
  • Teaching Practice 2
Semester I

  • IT Project Management
  • Open Source Software Development
  • Network Management & Administration
  • Interactive Multimedia
  • Principles of Consultancy in Education
  • Principles of classroom management
Semester II

  • Educational software Individual Project
  • Professionalism & Ethical Issues in Education
  • Educational policy analysis & implementation
  • Adult Education and Learning
  • School Management
  • Community Education and Development
  • Industrial training in Computer Science
Entry Requirements

Form Six (VI)

  1. Two principal passes in the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture, Geography, Economics , Computer or Advanced Mathematics.
  2. The two principal passes MUST make an aggregate of 4.0 points as a minimum or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

NTA LEVEL 6

  1. Holder of Ordinary Diploma (NTA Level 6) in Information Technology, Computer Engineering or Computer Science with an average of “B’’ or a minimum GPA of 3.0 or holder of Diploma in Education majoring in Computer Science/Information Technology and Mathematics or Physics, or Chemistry or Biology, or Foundation Programme of the OUT with a minimum GPA of 3.0.