Programme Details of B.ED (SCIENCE EDU.) 4-YEARS

Programme Name: B.ED (SCIENCE EDU.) 4-YEARS
Introduction:

B.ED. 4 Year (Specialization in Science Education) Introduction BEd (4 Years) programme focus on education and training of
prospective teachers which grow out of a profound belief in the transformative power of education. Our mission is to promote the development of highly
qualified and efficient teaching professionals who are prepared to creatively contribute to the social, cultural, and educational development of a globally
oriented, pluralistic, and diverse society. BEd (4Year) programme will be a composite programme blending Core Courses, Foundation Courses, Professional
Courses, and Specialization Courses. The teacher trained through new programme will be able to teach at Secondary and Higher Secondary Levels and will
be an equivalent of the existing master’s degree.
Following are the objectives of B.Ed. 4Year Specialization in Science Education
1. To equip the prospective teachers with adequate knowledge of subject matter, contemporary pedagogy techniques, communication skills, critical thinking and dispositions to be an elementary school teacher.
2. To develop creative aptitude and research mindedness to the prospective teachers.
3. To improve the linguistic skills of the prospective teachers.
4. To strengthen the ideological perspectives of the students adequately and properly.

Prospective Students/Career: This programme is designed for those prospective students who wish to join elementary school as Science teachers. The programme will also cater for the existing elementary school teachers as at present their promotion is linked with ADE and BEd (4 Years) degree. Thus, this programme will open up new windows for the promotion of elementary school Science teachers.

Admission Requirement: 1. F.Sc. /ICS/A levels with at least 45% marks or minimum 2nd Division
2. (Applicants with A levels will submit equivalence certificate)
3. Candidates with ADE degree can join in the fifth semester of BEd 4 years (2 ADE + 2) programme.
Selection Process:
Duration: 4 Years (8 Semesters)
Medium of Instruction: English /Urdu
Teaching Methodology: ODL
AIOU Credits Required: 144 Credit Hours, (72 credit hours ADE) (18 credit per Semester)
Course Required: Semester: 1
1. BASIC OF INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY-5403
2. COMPULSORY ENGLISH -1 (CORE)-5404
3. Islamiat OR Ethics (For Non-Muslim Students Only) -5436/5437
4. PAKISTAN STUDIES-5438
5. GENERAL METHODS OF TEACHING-6400
6. URDU-6416

Semester: 2
1. TEACHING OF ENGLISH-1655
2. TEACHING OF URDU-1659
3. COMPULSORY ENGLISH-II (CORE)-5411
4. GENERAL MATH AND STATISTICS-6401
5. EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY & GUIDANCE-6402
6. CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT-6403

Semester: 3
1. GENERAL SCIENCE-6404
2. EDUCATION IN PAKISTAN-6405
3. CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT-6406
4. CLASSROOM ASSESSMENT-6407
5. TEACHING OF ISLAMIC STUDIES & PAK STUDIES-6408
6. TEACHING OF MATH-6409

Semester: 4
1. ARTS, CRAFT & CALLIGRAPHY-6410
2. FOUNDATIONS OF EDUCATION-6411
3. SCHOOL SOCIETY & TEACHER-6412
4. INTRODUCTION TO INCLUSIVE EDUCATION-6413
5. TEACHING OF GENERAL SCIENCE-6414
6. SHORT TERM TEACHING PRACTICE-6415

Semester: 5
1. PHYSICS-I-6441
2. PHYSICS-II-6442
3. MATHEMATICS-I-6446
4. MATHEMATICS-II-6447
5. BIOLOGY-I-6451
6. BIOLOGY-II-6452
7. CHEMISTRY-I-6456
8. CHEMISTRY-II-6457
9. ENGLISH-III (BASIC OF TECHNICAL ENGLISH)-6465
10. COMPARATIVE EDUCATION-6466

Semester: 6
1. FOUNDATION OF SCIENCE EDUCATION-6435
2. PHYSICS-III-6443
3. PHYSICS-IV-6444
4. MATHEMATICS-III-6448
5. MATHEMATICS-IV-6449
6. BIOLOGY-III-6453
7. BIOLOGY-IV-6454
8. CHEMISTRY-III-6458
9. CHEMISTRY-IV-6459
10. EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH AND STATISTICS-6461

Semester: 7
1. ASSESSMENT AND EVALUATON AND SCIENCE EDUCATION-6436
2. TEACHING STRATEGIES IN SCIENCE EDUCATION-6437
3. LABORATORY ORGANIZATION,MANAGEMENT AND SAFETY METHODS-6438
4. TEACHING OF PHYSICS-6445
5. TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS-6450
6. TEACHING OF BIOLOGY-6455
7. TEACHING OF CHEMISTRY-6460
8. RESEARCH PROJECT (SCIENCE EDUCATION) PROFESSIONAL-8681

Semester: 8
1. -6439
2. FUTURE CHALLENGES IN EDUCATION-8656
3. PHYSICS-V (PRACTICAL)-8671
4. CHEMISTRY-V (PRACTICAL)-8672
5. BIOLOGY-V (PRACTICAL)-8673
6. MATHEMATICS-V (PRACTICAL)-8674
7. -8682

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