Bachelor of Education (Adult and Distance Learning)
This programme focuses on preparing teachers who will function in a flexible education system that incorporates open and distance learning at all levels; and which recognizes the right to education throughout one’s life span. The programme takes into consideration the need for facilitators of lifelong learning within the current globalizing world and an expanding knowledge and information economy. The programme is designed at a time when education systems worldwide are increasingly including the open and distance learning mode as a means of widening access to education with the aim of including all people.
Course Name: Bachelor of Education (Adult and Distance Learning)
Course Initials: BED-ADL
Duration: 3 – 8 Years
Total Units: 40
Mode of Deliverance: Blended Mode
Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education with at least TWO passes
Education Diploma with at least 3.0 GPA or C average
An applicant who holds OUT foundation course certificate shall be eligible for admission into BED-ADL programmes. To qualify for admission into this degree programme, a candidate must obtain at least a minimum of 4 POINTS among the three specialized (teaching) subjects that one intends to pursue in the bachelor degree programme (i.e. apart from English Proficiency, Development Studies and Communication Skills).
An applicant who satisfied Examiners in the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Examination at an average of B Grade or above, and holding a valid RPL certificate (approved by TCU) shall be eligible for admission into this degree programmes.
An applicant with degree or Advanced Diploma awards from other Institutions of Higher Learning will be considered on their own merit.