Master of Education

Master of Education

 

Master of Education:

The Master of Education focuses on the fundamentals of Educational Leadership, Early Childhood Education and Special Education. The graduates of this program will be able to develop and understanding of the operations and business structure of educational institutions, the essentials of curriculum development and methology in general education, special education and principles of early childhood intervention.

 

Program Description:

This program focuses on planning and implementing appropriate learning environments and integrated curricula for different targets such as infants, children and adults. The program consists of 36 credit hours and offers the option of one of the following specializations

  1. Specialization in Early Childhood Education
  2. Specialization in Educational Leadership
  3. Specialization in Special Education

The specializations in this program also provide students a specific SUBTOTAL: 21 preparation in educational leadership, special education and early childhood education.

 

Learning Outcomes

The Master of Education program offers:

  • Study of development, intervention, learning and teaching processes in preschool, kindergarten, primary grade levels and educational leadership.
  • Prepare students in the field of education with an entrepreneurial component.
  • Focuses on the nature of physical, cognitive, emotional, social, and moral development of children, with implications for learning and teaching.
  • The student will also learn major orientations through minors in the study of child development, special needs and leadership.

 

 

COURSE

DESCRIPTION

Course title Credit hours
REQUIRED CORE COURSES  
History and Philosophy of Education 3
Assessment of Individual Dierences in General Education and Special Education 3
Educational Technology in General Education and Special Education 3
Child Development and Learning in Cultural Context 3
Curriculum Development and Implementation 3
Education Law and Ethics 3
Basic Reading and Writing Instruction 3
SUBTOTAL: 21
SPECIALIZATION IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION  
Education of Young Children: Principles and Methodology 3
Early Literacy Instruction Birth – Grade 3 3
The Study of Disabilities in Infancy and Early Childhood 3
Patterns of Parenting an Child Care in Relation to Early Education and Intervention 3
Early Childhood Educations Capstone Project 3
SUBTOTAL: 15
SPECIALIZATION IN EDUCATION LEADERSHIPS  
Analysis of Student and School Performance Achievement Data for Instructional Improvement 3
Leadership for the Twenty-first Century School Leader: Theory and Practice 3
Personnel Functions and Supervision of a School Leader 3
Managerial and Financial Functions of a School Leader 3
School Administration and Supervision Capstone Project 3
SUBTOTAL: 15
SPECIALIZATION IN SPECIAL EDUCATION  
History and Philosophy of Special Education 3
Introduction to Special Education 3
Teaching Mathematics, Science, and Technology in General and Special Education 3
Curriculum Development and Classroom Management for Students with Disabilities 3
Special Education Capstone Project 3
SUBTOTAL: 15
TOTAL: 36
Courses: 
History and Philosophy of Education
Credits: 3
Assessment of Individual Differences in General Education and Special Education
Credits: 3
Educational Technology in General Education and Special Education
Credits: 3
Child Development and Learning in Cultural Context
Credits: 3
Curriculum Development and Implementation
Credits: 3
Education Law and Ethics
Credits: 3
Basic Reading and Writing Instruction
Credits: 3
Analysis of Student and School Performance Achievement Data for Instructional Improvement
Credits: 3
Leadership for the Twenty-first Century School Leader: Theory and Practice
Credits: 3
Personnel Functions and Supervision of a School Leader
Credits: 3
Managerial and Financial Functions of a School Leader
Credits: 3
School Administration and Supervision Capstone Project
Credits: 3

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