Undergraduate Program

Bachelor Of Education

Moments Matter. Inspire Future Leaders. Join a new generation of educators who derive joy impacting into lives with this 16-month post-degree program.

The landscape of education is changing. New teachers need to be responsive to diverse learners in diverse contexts, inspiring students to think critically and creatively throughout their lives.

To inspire and be inspired is at the heart of Hill-City University Benin 16-month post-degree Bachelor of Education (BEd) program. If you are passionate about learning, educating, impacting lives, join our community of educators. Throughout the program you will experience a variety of approaches to teaching and learning and work alongside educators on campus, in schools and in the community.

You will graduate with a globally recognized HCUB Bachelor of Education degree and teacher certification. Both are highly sought after by employers locally, nationally and internationally.

 

Majors

Health Education

Computer Education

Business Education

Leadership & Administration Education

Languages Education

Management Education

If you’re an educational professional who are looking to progress into management and consultancy, or an educational planning or development role, this is the best degree for you.

INSPIRE

INSPIRE is the core theme of Hill-City University  Bachelor of Education program. It was conceived, planned and built on four defining principles:

  • IN-situ: Experiencing learning opportunities in diverse situations;
  • Scholar-Practitioner: Exploring theory/practice connections, and cultivating a lifelong learning mindset;
  • Inquiry: Questioning, adapting, building and making meaning as the heart of all learning;
  • Re-Imagine Education: Envisioning education that is invested in individual and collective growth and well-being.

     

Provided by the Hill-City University, this programme is available by distance learning, allowing you to study flexibly while balancing work and personal lifes. Join our community and engage in collaborative learning. Network with practicing professionals and gain contacts in the HCUB and beyond for post-graduation career development and opportunities.

Schedule
Courses
Tuition & Program Cost

WEEK 1: Philosophy of Education: meaning and relevance
Educational equality and opportunity
WEEK 2: Meaning and branches of psychology
Educational psychology and its scope
Contributions to the theory of Education
WEEK 3: Definition of learning, types and theories of learning.
Principles and application
WEEK 4: Readiness to learning. Building readiness
Motivation and its relations to learning
Types of motivation
WEEK 5: Theories of motivation and how to motivate students to learn
Transfer of learning: meaning, forms and conditions
WEEK 6: Concept and nature of Education: As a process, product, discipline
WEEK 7: Types of Education
WEEK 8: The growth and trends of Education in Nigeria
Educational innovations
Examinations

                       MODULE 3

WEEK 1: An overview of the status of teachers

WEEK 2: Education and society

WEEK 3: Social class and Educational opportunities

WEEK 4: Factors that influence Education

              Examination

MODULE-TWO      MODULE SUMMARY LECTURES DURATION: 21/2 MONTHS

 

NO

 

COURSE CODE

 

                  COURSE TITLE                 

 

  CCU

 

 STATUS

1

EDU 211

History of Western Education

     3

core

2

EDU 241

Sociological Foundation of Education

     3

core

3

EDU 231

Child Growth and Development

     3

core

4

EDU 232

Psychology of Learning

     3

core

5

EDU 202

First Aids and Safety Education

     2

core

8

EDU 233

Fundamentals of Educational Planning

     2

Elective

9

EDU 215

Human Resources Management in Education

     2

Elective

10

LLB 204

Educational Laws

     2

Elective

11

EDU 213

Budgeting and Financial Management in Education

     2

Elective

12

EDU 222

Methods in Educational Management

     2

Elective

13

EDU 216

Introduction to Administration Theory

    2

Core

                  TOTAL CREDIT COURSE UNITS

 26

 

 

MODULE- THREE:

MODULE SUMMARY LECTURES DURATION: 21/2 MONTHS LECTURES

 

NO

 

 COURES CODE

 

    COURSE TITLE               

 

CCU

 

STATUS

1

EDU 322

Philosophical Foundation of Education

     3

Core

2

EDU 311

School Organization and management 

     3

Core

3

EDU 321

Curriculum Development

     3

Core

4

EDU 397

Teaching practice I

     3

Core

5

GST 301

Logic and philosophy

     2

Core

8

EDU 315

Quantitative Methods in Educational Management

     2

Core

9

EDU 317

Supervision of instruction and Accountability in Education

     2

Core 

10

EDU 316

Managing the Teaching Profession

     2

Core

11

EDU 321

Practicum in Educational Management

     2

Core

12

EDU 312

Changes and innovation processes in management

     2

Core

13

EDU 314

Demographic Data in Educational Management

     2

Core

                                    TOTAL CRIDIT COURSE UNITS

  26

 

 

MODULE – FOUR

MODULE SUMMARY LECTURES DURATION: 21/2 MONTHS LECTURES

NO

COURSE CODE

  COURSE TITLE 

  CCU

  STATUS

 1

 EDU 401

Test, measurement and Educational statistics

   3

 Core

 2

 EDU 403

Research Methodology

   4

 Core

 3

 EDU 407

Teaching Practice II

   3

 Core

 4

 EDU 409

Case Studies in Educational Management

   3

 Core

 5

 EDU 411

Office Management

   3

 Core

 8

 EDU 411

Practicum in Educational Management II

   3

 Core

 9

 EDU 413

Community Health Education

   2

 Elective

10

 EDU 415

Computer/ICT/Electronic Education

   2

 Core

11

 EDU 417

Family Life and Sex Education

   2

 Elective

TOTAL CREDIT COURSE UNITS

  25

 

 

MODULE-FIVE:

MODULE SUMMARY LECTURES DURATION: 21/2 MONTHS LECTURES

NO

COURSE CODE

                      COURSE TITLE

     CCU

STATUS

1

EDU 422

 Project

       6

  Core

2

EDU 423

 Cooperative Classroom

       4

  Core

3

EDU 425

  School Plant Planning and Maintenance

       3

  Elective

4

EDU 427

 Secondary School Principalship

       3

  Elective

5

EDU 429

Guidance and  Counseling 

       3

  Elective

6

EDU 431

HIV/AIDS and Contemporary issues

       3

  Elective

                   TOTAL CREDIT COURSE UNITS

      22

 

TOTAL CREDIT UNITS (CCU) = 125

 

Why Study Here?

The landscape of education is changing. New teachers need to be responsive to diverse learners in diverse contexts, inspiring students to think critically and creatively throughout their lives.

You will graduate with a globally recognized HCUB Bachelor of Education degree and teacher certification. Both are highly sought after by employers locally, nationally and internationally.

The landscape of education is changing. New teachers need to be responsive to diverse learners in diverse contexts, inspiring students to think critically and creatively throughout their lives.

To inspire and be inspired is at the heart of Hill-City University Benin 16-month post-degree Bachelor of Education (BEd) program. If you are passionate about learning, educating, impacting lives, join our community of educators. Throughout the program you will experience a variety of approaches to teaching and learning and work alongside educators on campus, in schools and in the community.