B.Ed. Special - Level III

Major Requirements

1. EDTK3304:  Media and Technology in Education
2. EDPS3804:  Principles of Social Psychology
3. EDSO3102: The Social Context of Education
4. EDTE3404:  Issues in Teacher Education

5.-6. Two (2) Education Course in Area of Specialisation (see below)
 
Curriculum Studies
EDUC3103:   Curriculum Development: Implementation and Evaluation
EDUC3104:   Issues in Curriculum Theory and Practice
 
Educational Administration
EDEA3504:   Creating an Excellent School
EDEA3601:   Current Issues, Concerns and Problems in Educational Administration

 
Language Arts / Literacy Education
EDLS3004:   Curriculum & Instructional Issues in Literacy Studies
EDLA3005:   Selected Pedagogical Issues in Language

 
Social Studies Education
EDSS2910:  Teaching Social Studies in Primary School
EDSS3200:  Issues in Social Studies Curriculum and Instruction


Special Needs Education
EDSE3100:  Working with Exceptional Learners
EDSE3901:  Education of Children with Physical and Health Impairment

 
Testing and Measurement 
ECON3037:  Operations Research
ECON3049:  Econometrics I

Mathematics Education
Check with the School of Education for courses
 
Science Education
Check with the School of Education for courses
 
Faculty Requirements
 
7.-8. EDRS3501:  EDRS3501 B.Ed. Study
 
Out-of-Faculty / Department Requirements for Specialisation

9.-10. Two (2) Level III courses related to Area of Specialisation chosen from options below

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION

MGMT3075:   Public Enterprise Management
MGMT3022:   Organizational Development
MGMT3018:   Industrial Relations


CURRICULUM STUDIES 

LITS3405:       Caribbean Popular Culture II (*LITS2403 - Caribbean Popular Culture)
SOCI3035:      Caribbean Social Problems (*SOCI1002 - Introduction to Sociology I)
PSYC3013:     Contemporary Issues in Social Psychology (*PSYC1004 - Intro to Social Psychology)
                        OR
SOWK3034:    Children and Family Services


LANGUAGE ARTS/LITERACY EDUCATION  
 
Students may take Linguistics or Literatures in English track

Linguistics
LING3005:   Study of Caribbean Words
LING3103:   The Teaching of English
LING3201:   Caribbean Dialectology
LING3501:   Social and Linguistic History of the Caribbean

Literatures in English
LITS3102:    Contemporary Prose Fiction
LITS3005:    Contemporary Poetry
LITS3601:    African Literature 1: The Aesthetics of African Literature
LITS3405:    Caribbean Popular Culture II (*LITS2403 - Caribbean Popular Culture)

SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION
 
ECON3005:    Monetary Economics
GOVT3017:    Caribbean Governance I
SOCI3035:     Caribbean Social Problems
GOVT3049:    Caribbean International Politics
SOCI 2013:     Caribbean Social Development
SOCI 3013:     Social Policy
 
SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATION

There are three (3) tracks for Special Needs: Social Work with Psychology and Sociology. Students should choose one.

            Psychology

            PSYC3008:    Elements of Counselling and Psychotherapy
            PSYC3013:    Contemporary Issues in Social Psychology


            Social Work

SOWK 3032:   Substance Abuse

SOWK 4005:   Crisis Intervention

SOWK 3034:   Children and Family Services

SOWK 3031:   Bio-Psychosocial Challenges of HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean

SOWK 3009:   Community Organization
 

Sociology

SOCI3013:      Caribbean Social Policy

SOCI3037:      Social Dimensions of Inequality and Marginalization

SOCI3035:      Caribbean Social Problems


TESTING AND MEASUREMENT

ECON3035:   Economic Forecasting
ECON3037:   Operations Research I
ECON3038:   Operations Research II
ECON 3049:  Econometrics I (Requires ECON2025 and ECON 2026 as prerequisites)


 

MATHEMATICS EDUCATION

Students should consult the School of Education for required courses.


SCIENCE EDUCATION

Students should consult the School of Education for required courses.


Faculty of Humanities and Education
Telephone: (246) 417-4385/87 Fax: (246) 424-0634 E-mail: humanities@cavehill.uwi.edu