Bachelor of Arts with Education (BA-Ed)
Justification of the Programme:
The Bachelor of Arts with education program (BA-Ed) is a long-established programme at The Open University of Tanzania (OUT. It calls for teaching professional development opportunities at secondary school level. BA-(Ed) degree is made up of core and optional modules to allow build a programme to suit student teachers own interests and career aspirations.
Our extensive range of compulsory and optional modules is constantly updated to include new researched knowledge and techniques, which meets the needs of the sector and recognizes the local and global evolving education policy and practices. The rationale for the review of B.A-(Ed) program is to abide with TCU program standards and update the program to incorporate new developments which have happened in the field of Education.
Proposed programme title: Bachelor of Arts with Education
Programme Initials: BA. (ED)
Programme Cluster: Education
Programme sub-field: Technical and Vocational Education and Training
UQF level: 9
Duration: 3-8 years
Programme Status: Blended Mode through Open and Distance Learning
Mode of delivery: Online, Face-to-Face and by Distance (Blended Learning)
A candidate shall be deemed eligible for consideration for
admission into a BA-Ed Programme if he/she has any of the following qualifications:
i) Certificate of Advanced Secondary Education with two principal passes in any
Arts subjects with a total of 4 points,
ii) Diploma in Education (Arts) Curriculum design and Development,
Business education, Open and Distance learning, Curriculum Design
and Development with an average of ‘B’ or GPA of 3.0 with not less
than four passes at O’ Level.
iii) Recognition of Prior Learning Qualification (RPL) with not less than B+ grade
iv) Certificate of Foundation Course from OUT or any other recognized institution by TCU.