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Master of Education (Educational Psychology)

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This programme will produce contemporary and innovative experts in the field of educational psychology who are able to link theories and educational practice

Entry requirements for International Candidates following courses and/or writing their Thesis/Dissertation in English:

  • i. A score of 5.5 for IELTS (Academic); 
  • ii. A score of 550 paper-based total (PBT) or a score of 80 for internet-based total (IBT) or 213 for computer-based total (CBT) for TOEFL.
  • A Bachelor of Psychology degree with a CGPA of at least 3.00 ;OR
  • A Bachelor of Education degree with a CGPA of at least 3.00; OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a CGPA of at leasr 3.00 ; OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree with CGPA of at least 3.00 ; AND
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education with a CGPA of 3.00; OR
  • A teaching qualification recognised by the University; OR
  • A Diploma in Psychology from an institution recognised by the Senate; OR
  • Teaching experience of not less than 1 year in the field of psychology; OR
  • A professional qualification from a recognised professional body; OR
  • A qualification approved by the Senate from time to time; OR

Semester I of the academic year commences in September while

Semester II commences in February

Course Structure

Mixed-mode

The program covers Forty Five (45) credit hours which includes Nine (9) credit hours for core courses, Six (6) credit hours for elective courses and Thirty (30) credit hours for the dissertation 

Faculty Core Courses

POG 7001

Research Methods In Curriculum Development

3 credit

POG 7002

Theory and Curriculum Practise

3 credit

POG 7003

Curriculum Assessment

3 credit

Elective Courses (Select Two)

POG 7004

Curriculum Management

3 credit

PQX 7005

Research in Future Studies

3 credit

POA 7002

Instructional Design and Technology

3 credit

POG 7005

Application of Technology in Curriculum Implementation

3 credit

POG 7006

Global Comparatives in curriculum

3 credit

Dissertation

POX 7002

Dissertation

30 credits

Last Updated: 08/07/2021