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Master of Science Education with Information Technology



This programme will produce graduates who are innovative and with global perspectives to face the continuous development of science and technology in this era.

sLanguage Requirement

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.

sEntry Requirement

1. A Bachelor of Science with Education degree with a CGPA of at least 3.00 or an equivalent degree with a specialisation in science
2. A Bachelor of Science degree with a CGPA of at least 3.00 or an equivalent degree
(i) Post graduate Diploma in Education with a CGPA of 3.00
(ii) A  teaching qualification recognised by the University;
(iii) Teaching experience of not less than 1 year with an institution recognised by the Senate
(iv) A professional qualification from a recognised professional body 
(v) A qualification approved by the Senate from time to time

fIntake Schedule

Semester I of the academic year commences in September while
Semester II commences in February


Course Structure


This program includes Forty-Two (42) credit hours that includes twelve (12) credit hours for core courses, Eighteen (18) credit hours for elective courses and Twelve (12) credit hours for research reports

Faculty Core Courses

POC 7001

Research Methods in Science Education

3 credit

PQC 7001

Information Communication and Technology in Science Education

3 credit

PQD 7004

Production of Multimedia in Teaching

3 credit

PQC 7002

Learning science in the age of new and emerging technologies

3 credit

Elective Courses (Select Six)

POC 7002

Curriculum Studies in Science Education

3 credit

POC 7004

Learning and Cognition in Science Education

3 credit

PQC 7004

Environmental Education and Sustainability

3 credit

PQC 7003

Integration of Technology in the Assessment of Science Education

3 credit

PQX 7001

Statistics for Research in Education

3 credit

WOB 7014

Knowledge management for information professionals

3 credit

WOB 7007

Web Publishing

3 credit


PQX 7002

Research Project

12 credits

Last Updated: 08/07/2021