ADVANCED STUDIES IN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS

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Course Code: 
EDF 7201
Course Credit Units: 
3
Semester: 
Semester 2
Year of Study: 
Year 1
Undergraduate or Graduate Level: 
Graduate Level
Course Description & Objectives: 

Clear understanding of educational issues requires a holistic analysis of educational policies and practices. Advanced Studies in Educational Foundations Course Unit offered   by the Department of Education Foundations, School of Education is one such course that enables students to analyze educational issues from Historical, Sociological, Administrative, Economical, Philosophical and Ethical perspectives. In addition students understanding are broadened through examination of Comparative and International issues that have bearing on Education Systems. 

Learning Outcomes: 

This course should enable students to:

  • Examine sociological issues and problems in Education Institutions.
  • Explore the changing trends in/of education post colonial Uganda.
  • Explain the main policies that have influenced educational practices since independence.
  • Expose students to / explain moral and ethical issues in education.
  • Critically analyze and evaluate educational policies in different systems of education.
  • Expose students to relevant theories, styles and principles of educational administration, policy and management.
ADVANCED STUDIES IN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS
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